Iowa State Capitol

  • E 9th Street & Grand Avenue | Des Moines, IA 50319
  • Phone: (515) 281-5591
  • Region: Downtown
  • Overview
    The 23-karat golden dome towering above the city is a favorite of sightseers. Four smaller domes flank the main dome. The Capitol houses the governor's offices, legislature and the old Supreme Court room. Guided tours are available. Call for tour times.
  • Amenities
    Attraction Information
    General Information
    • Admission Price: Free.
    • Group Rates: Free.
    • Guides Available:
    • Hours of Operation: Building hours: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. M-F; 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Sat. Call for tour times.
    • Season: Year-round.
    • Self-Guided Tours:
    • Tour Length: 75-90 min.
    • Tour Times: Call to schedule group tour time.
  • Events

    Recurring weekly on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday until April 30, 2018

    "Line Project" Exhibit

    Weekdays 8 am - 4:30 pm

    Iowa State Capitol's State Law Library

    Recurring every week day until June 29, 2018

    Iowa Women's Art Exhibition

    From: 08:00 AM to 04:00 PM

    State Capitol

    July 2, 2018

    Yankee Doodle Pops/25th Year!

    8:30pm: Des Moines Symphony’s 25th annual Yankee Doodle Pops concert

    Iowa State Capitol