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Hoyt Sherman Place

  • Region: Downtown
  • 1501 Woodland Avenue
  • Des Moines, IA 50309
  • Phone: (515) 244-0507
Overview
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Meeting Facilities
Events
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Since 1923, the 1,250-seat theater has hosted an array of national and local performing arts talents. Hoyt Sherman Place is known for excellent acoustics and a unique historic interior. The theater is available for public and private performances and for corporate meetings.

Attraction Information
General Information
  • Admission Price: Self-guided tour, Free; Guided tour, $5; Performance rates vary.
  • Group Rates: Guided tour for 10+, $5/person.
  • Guides Available:
  • Hours of Operation: Self-guided tours take place from 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m, Monday - Friday. Guided tours for adults or students (groups of 10 or more) should make reservations at least one week in advance.
  • Season: Year-round.
  • Self-Guided Tours:
  • Specialty Tours (Ex: Kid-friendly):: Can be accommodated by request.
  • Tour Length: 1 hr
  • Tour Times: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., Monday - Friday.
Facility Info
Meeting Rooms
  • Largest Room 1376
  • Total Sq. Ft. 3068
  • Reception Capacity 200
  • Theatre Capacity 1252
  • Banquet Capacity 150
  • Number of Rooms 4
  • Classroom Capacity 140
  • A/V Capabilities? true
  • Outside Catering? true
  • Free Parking? true
  • Wireless Internet Available? true
  • Wireless Internet Notes (fees, etc) $100
Art Gallery
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 2860
  • Theater Capacity: 200
  • Classroom Capacity: 140
  • Banquet Capacity: 150
  • Reception Capacity: 200
Presidents Dining Room
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 264
  • Banquet Capacity: 10
Deets Room
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 513
  • Classroom Capacity: 20
  • Banquet Capacity: 15
Theater
  • Theater Capacity: 1252

Ballet Des Moines presents The Nutcracker

  • December 8, 2016 - December 11, 2016
    Thurs - Sun 7 p.m.; Sat and Sun shows 1 p.m.

Josh Turner

  • January 13, 2017
    7:30 PM to 12:00 AM

Scott Bradlee's Postmodern Jukebox

  • January 21, 2017
    From: 08:00 PM to 10:30 PM

Celtic Music Association Presents Scythian

  • February 11, 2017
    Beginning at 8 pm

Young the Giant

  • February 16, 2017
    From: 08:00 PM to 12:00 AM

Kris Kristofferson

  • March 29, 2017
    From: 07:30 PM to 12:00 AM