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Animal Rescue League of Iowa, Inc.

  • 5452 NE 22nd Street | Des Moines, IA 50313
  • Phone: (515) 262-9503
  • Region: North
  • Overview
    Look to the Animal Rescue League of Iowa (ARL) as your next event venue! With multiple rooms, a dog park, and a horse arena available, we can host a variety of events. Events hosted previously include business meetings, conferences, holiday parties, event showers and weddings. For more information, visit ARL-Iowa.org/rentals.
  • Amenities
    Attraction Information
    General Information
    • Admission Price: Self-guided tours are free. Guided tours are available for community groups with a maximum of 15 people per group. Tour members must be minimum of 6 years old. We request a $35 donation for guided tours and a few weeks notice. Visit ARL-Iowa.org/tours to schedule yours today!
    • Group Rates: Self-guided tours are free. Guided tours are available for community groups with a maximum of 15 people per group. Tour members must be minimum of 6 years old. We request a $35 donation for guided tours and a few weeks notice. Visit ARL-Iowa.org/tours to schedule yours today!
    • Guides Available:
    • Hours of Operation: 11 a.m. - 8 p.m. M-F; 11 a.m. - 6 p.m. Sat-Sun.
    • Season: Year-round.
    • Self-Guided Tours:
    • Specialty Tours (Ex: Kid-friendly):: Behind the scenes, Hands on with animals, Kid-friendly
    • Tour Length: 45 min.
    • Tour Times: 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. M; 1-6 p.m. T & Thu; 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Sat.
  • Meeting Facilities
    Facility Info
    Meeting Rooms
    • Description Take a look at the Animal Rescue League of Iowa (ARL) as your next event venue and support the homeless animals at the same time! With multiple rooms, a dog park, and a horse arena available, we can accommodate corporate and personal events. For more information, visit ARL-Iowa.org/Rentals.
    • Largest Room 2500
    • Total Sq. Ft. 6700
    • Reception Capacity 200
    • Space Notes Rooms available for rent include: Mapes Auditorium and Hubbell Animal Activity Center. Mapes Auditorium is our largest and most popular space and is fully equipped with AV equipment and a kitchenette with full-size appliances.
    • Theatre Capacity 200
    • A/V Capabilities? true
    • 10 X 10 Booths 12
    • Outside Catering? true
    • Free Parking? true
    • Wireless Internet Available? true
    • Wireless Internet Notes (fees, etc) The AV package is $150.
    • Banquet Capacity 160
    • Number of Rooms 3
    • Classroom Capacity 110
    Activity Center
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 1100
    • Theater Capacity: 75
    • Classroom Capacity: 30
    • Banquet Capacity: 64
    • Reception Capacity: 100
    Mapes Auditorium
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 2500
    • Width: 50
    • Length: 50
    • Theater Capacity: 200
    • Classroom Capacity: 100
    • Banquet Capacity: 160
    • Reception Capacity: 200
    Training Room
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 2500
    • Theater Capacity: 200
    • Classroom Capacity: 100
    • Banquet Capacity: 80
    • Reception Capacity: 200