Thrift Shop

Madison, Wisconsin

Bethesda Thrift Shop

201 Cottage Grove Rd,
Madison, WI 53716

Phone: 608-223-1228

Store Hours:

  • Monday to Friday: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Saturday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m
  • Sunday: Closed

Donation Hours:

  • Monday to Friday: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Saturday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Sunday: Closed

January 30- February 11

50% OFF all GREEN tagged items


February 13-23

75% OFF all GREEN tagged items


February 24-25

50% off most everything in the store*

*excludes brand new items, Bethesda made items, greeting cards and anything marked "no discount"


Every Wednesday, Seniors (55+) receive 25% off their purchase.(exclusions apply)


Volunteers of all ages are needed to fill our cashier, sorting and general retail positions. Other opportunities include light carpentry, building maintenance and general cleaning tasks. Volunteers may select from daily, weekly or monthly time commitments.

To inquire about volunteer opportunities, call us at 608-223-1228 to speak with a store manager, or fill out the contact form below.

Notice: Due to varying needs and inventory levels, all Bethesda Thrift Shops do not have the same sale schedule and discounts.

Please check the location specific page or contact your store for details.  Thank you!

Accepted Items

  • Clothing
  • Shoes
  • Books
  • Magazines
  • Housewares
  • Collectibles
  • Household goods
  • Antiques
  • Linens
  • Small appliances
  • Furniture
  • Toys
  • Jewelry
  • Sporting goods
  • Movies and music

Items Not Accepted

  • Cribs/Crib mattresses
  • Console TVs
  • Items not in resale condition
  • Mattresses and foundations
  • Hide-a-beds
  • Large appliances
  • Tires
  • Computers
  • Televisions
  • Blinds
  • Helmets
  • Food or Drinks
  • Paint
  • E-Cigs and Paraphenalia
  • Encyclopedias
  • Particle Board Furniture


If you have questions about this location, or are interested in employment or volunteer opportunities in Madison, contact us.