Memorial Union (Pier) Beach closed

Our beach monitoring will begin again on Memorial Day 2019. Always take an overall look at water conditions before you or your pet enter the water and avoid contact with algal blooms. Swim at your own risk.


Lake Mendota

800 Langdon Street
Madison, WI


Just off Memorial Union Terrace


The swimming pier is located just off of the Memorial Union Terrace. The swimming area is at the end of the pier; there is virtually no beach area.

Water Quality Monitoring:


Safety Information

For safety and amenity information, please contact the park office at (608) 262-5865.

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