Photo of GEF 3.

GEF 3
125 South Webster Street
Madison, WI 53703-3474

From Chicago:
From I-90, exit onto State Highway 12/18 West. Proceed approximately five miles to the John Nolen Drive exit. John Nolen Drive will take you directly to the Monona Terrace Convention Center parking ramp. Watch for the signs. You may also continue on John Nolen Drive to Blair Street. Turn left at the lights onto Wilson Street.

Stay in the right-hand lane. Go to the lights at the corner of Wilson, Butler, and King streets. Turn right on to Butler Street. The OCI is located on the left in GEF 3. A handicap access ramp is available on Butler Street. See map below.

From the East (Milwaukee) or from the North (Minnesota):
Take I-90 or I-94 to Highway 30. From Highway 30 take Highway 151 (also named East Washington Ave., approximately three miles to State Capitol). Turn left on Butler (two blocks before the Capitol).

Cross Main Street at the stop sign. The OCI is located in the GEF3 complex on Butler Street. Handicap access is available on Butler Street. See below for more details on available public parking areas. See map below.

From the West and South (Middleton, Verona, or Oregon):
Take Highway 12 (the Madison Beltline) East to the John Nolen Drive exit. John Nolen Drive will take you directly to the Monona Terrace Convention Center parking ramp. Watch for the signs. You may also continue on John Nolen Drive to Blair Street. Turn left at the lights on to Wilson Street.

Stay in the right-hand lane. Go to the lights at the corner of Wilson, Butler, and King streets. Turn right on to Butler Street. The OCI is located on the left in GEF3. A handicap access ramp is available on Butler Street. See map below.

Parking:

  • Limited street parking is sometimes available but meters require coins.
  • Public parking is available within 100 yards of the OCI at the Government East lot. See http://www.cityofmadison.com/parking/parking.html for the best details.
  • Pre-arranged visitor parking for special needs may be available through staff with whom you are meeting. Please be sure to arrange this prior to your arrival. The visitor parking is accessed from Butler Street. You will be provided with details by your agency contact.
  • Handicap parking is limited to city of Madison street parking. Please see http://www.cityofmadison.com/parking/parking.html.

Building access:
Enter the plaza level of the building at the Webster or Butler streets entrances (Butler for handicap access). Use the central elevators to access the second floor where the OCI reception desk is located. Receptionists will assist you from that point.


For a more detailed map of Madison downtown area parking, see the City of Madison Web site at http://www.cityofmadison.com/parking/parking.html.