Contact & Location

Discovery building third floor


The Wisconsin Institute for Discovery (WID)

Discovery Building

330 North Orchard St. (map)

Madison, WI 53715

Reach Out

Contact us by email or phone: 608-316-4339.

Contact our Director’s Office by email or phone: 608-316-4339.

Contact our Press Office by email or phone: 608-316-4339.

Contact the Morgridge Institute for Research, WID’s partner also located upstairs in the Discovery Building, at 608-316-4465.

Contact the Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation (WARF), WID’s partner that supports the Town Center on the first floor of the Discovery Building, at 608-316-4392. WARF manages the room reservations for building spaces.

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About the Building

WID is located in the Discovery Building along with the Morgridge Institute for Research and the Town Center. In 2012, R&D Magazine awarded the facility “Lab of the Year” for its collaborative space and dedication to public access and sustainability.

The Discovery Building also has food offerings, including Aldo’s Cafe and Steenbock’s on Orchard.

Parking and restaurant/dining options for the building are accessible through the Town Center on the first floor of the Building.

The Discovery Building and Town Center hours: Monday-Friday 7 a.m. to 10 p.m., Saturday 9 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Visit or tour the Town Center on the first floor.