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Des Moines Art Center

  • Region: Central
  • 4700 Grand Avenue
  • Des Moines, IA 50312
  • Phone: (515) 277-4405
Overview
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This permanent collection of major 19th, 20th and 21st century recognized masterpieces is housed in a striking contemporary building complex designed by three internationally recognized architects. The Des Moines Art Center boasts outstanding exhibitions, educational programs, restaurant and museum gift shop.

Attraction Information
General Information
  • Admission Price: Free admission daily. Donations accepted.
  • Guides Available:
  • Hours of Operation: Monday: Closed Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday: 11 am – 4 pm Thursday: 11 am – 9 pm Saturday: 10 am – 4 pm Sunday: Noon – 4 pm
  • Season: Year-round; closed major holidays including New Year's Day, Independence Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Year's Eve.
  • Self-Guided Tours:
  • Tour Length: 1 hr
Facility Info
Meeting Rooms
  • Floorplan File Floorplan File
  • Largest Room 3828
  • Total Sq. Ft. 6778
  • Reception Capacity 200
  • Space Notes Courtyard can be used in tandem with Lobby or Restaurant only.
  • Theatre Capacity 220
  • Banquet Capacity 125
  • Number of Rooms 3
  • Classroom Capacity 220
  • A/V Capabilities? true
  • Free Parking? true
  • Parking Capacity 100
  • Wireless Internet Available? true
Levitt Auditorium
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 3828
  • Width: 58
  • Length: 66
  • Height: 16
  • Theater Capacity: 220
  • Classroom Capacity: 220
Lobby
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 2000
  • Width: 30
  • Length: 62
  • Height: 16.5
  • Banquet Capacity: 125
  • Reception Capacity: 200
Restaurant
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 950
  • Width: 29
  • Length: 33
  • Height: 8
  • Banquet Capacity: 50
  • Reception Capacity: 75

Baby & Me Drop-In Tours

  • Recurring monthly on the 3rd Wednesday until November 15, 2017
    From: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Iowa Artists 2017: Yun Shin

  • Recurring weekly on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday until December 3, 2017
    Tues/Weds/Fridays 11am-4pm; Thurs 11am-9pm; Sat 10am-4pm; Sun 12-4pm; CLOSED MONDAYS