Don’t miss the Allen gardens, says the New York Times

If you were advising out-of-town friends on where to spend a weekend in Madison, would you tell them to visit the CALS campus? The New York Times did just that. In a July 5 travel advice column, 36 Hours in Madison, Wis., the paper offered 11 ideas for things to do in our hometown. Idea no. 2, titled “Beer or Botany,” suggested a visit to the Memorial Union terrace, or “for quieter outdoor relaxation, try the Allen Centennial Gardens.”