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Answer this1 AnswerThere is a taxi service that you can use to get to the Dells. But other than that the airport does not offer transportation.
The closest historical train stations I could find are located about an hour north of Madison. The Mid-Continent Railway Museum offers train rides reenacting the golden age of rail travel. Forty minutes north of the Mid-Continent museum is the Riverside and Great Northern Railway where steam-powered living railroad tours are conducted daily. These museums might make for an excellent day trip.
Answer this1 AnswerFor best up-to-date events info, try the Madison CVB and Wisconsion State Journal websites at below links: http://www.visitmadison.com/visitors/calendar-events/ http://host.madison.com/
The following article offers a host of family activities in Madison: http://bit.ly/b6z0AF I also saw that the Chazen Museum of Art is featuring a John Wilde exhibition the weekend you are visiting. Wilde's magic realist paintings might pique the interest of your girls. I hope this helps you in your planning. Have a terrific trip!