Verona is a city in Dane County, Wisconsin, and is a suburb of Madison. The population was 10,619 at the 2010 census. The city is located ten miles southwest of downtown Madison within the Town of Verona. The town was named for Verona, New York. It was incorporated as a village in 1921 and as a city in 1978.
- Things to do
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Verona is a center for recreation in the region. It serves as a crossroads for the Military Ridge State Bike Trail and the National Ice Age Trail. These trails, which run right through the heart of the City, provide a wonderful natural setting with bicycle and walking connections to Madison and other area communities. Hundreds of acres of parkland are located in and around the city along with Reddan Soccer Park, the Eagle’s Nest Ice Arena, and Ceniti Park – a baseball, football, and lacrosse complex on East Verona Avenue.
Verona also offers many excellent public facilities including an impressive library, a popular senior center, numerous park shelters, and a swimming beach located at Fireman’s Park. The Verona Area School District has a strong reputation for providing quality education and is home to the Verona Performing Arts Center and Natatorium. Verona is also a great place for business from the specialty shops in our downtown to the corporate headquarters of a worldwide healthcare software company.
Verona is special community with a lot to offer. So whether you are planning a visit, conducting business, enjoying a sporting event, or looking for a new home, we hope that you will feel like Verona can be your Hometown U.S.A.
All information about Verona written by: Jon Hochkammer, Mayor
Verona takes pride in its community involvement within their local school system
- Verona Public SChool District
- Other schooling Options
Verona Area High School (9-12)
Verona is a very sports friendly community and takes pride in all the different sports complexes, parks and trails it has to offer.
Verona has a great selection of breweries and tap houses along with many great local restaurants.
Farm to table, affordable, home style meals
House brewed beers with large menu
The Draft House
Large selection of local beer with great pub food