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Iowa State Capitol

  • Region: Downtown
  • E 9th Street & Grand Avenue
  • Des Moines, IA 50319
  • Phone: (515) 281-5591
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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.

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.

State Law Library Art Exhibit

  • Recurring weekly on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday until April 28, 2017
    Mondays - Fridays 8am - 4:30pm

Bubble Run

  • May 13, 2017
    Starting at 8am

Music Under the Stars

  • Recurring weekly on Sunday until July 2, 2017
    7 p.m.

Yankee Doodle Pops

  • July 3, 2017
    8:30pm: Des Moines Symphony’s 24th annual Yankee Doodle Pops concert

Music Under the Stars

  • July 9, 2017
    7 p.m.

Music Under the Stars

  • July 16, 2017
    7:00 PM to 8:30 PM