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Fort Des Moines Museum & Education Center

  • Region: South
  • 75 E Army Post Road
  • Des Moines, IA 50315
  • Phone: (515) 282-8060
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The museum honors black soldiers of WWI and female soldiers of WWII. The 20,000 square foot building features artifacts, photographs and interactive exhibits, situated on a referent five-acre park.

Attraction Information
General Information
  • Admission Price: Ages 13-59, $5; Ages 60+, $4; Family, $10; Ages 5-12, $2; Ages 4 & under, Free; Members, Free.
  • Group Rates: $3
  • Guides Available:
  • Hours of Operation: By appointment only Sun-W; 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Thu-Sat.
  • Season: Year-round.
  • Self-Guided Tours:
  • Specialty Tours (Ex: Kid-friendly):: Behind the Scenes, Kid Friendly can be arranged by request.
  • Tour Length: 1 - 1.5 hrs
  • Tour Times: Call ahead to pre-arrange guided tours.
Facility Info
Meeting Rooms
  • Largest Room 1302
  • Total Sq. Ft. 1302
  • Reception Capacity 112
  • Theatre Capacity 125
  • Banquet Capacity 100
  • Number of Rooms 1
  • Classroom Capacity 75
  • Outside Catering? true
  • Wireless Internet Available? true
Meeting Room
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 1302
  • Theater Capacity: 125
  • Classroom Capacity: 75
  • Banquet Capacity: 100
  • Reception Capacity: 112