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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.

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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.

Restless Tenants by Naomi Friend

  • Recurring every week day until August 31, 2017
    Mondays - Fridays 8am - 4:30 pm CLOSED SATURDAYS & SUNDAYS

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

The Color Run Des Moines

  • July 8, 2017
    From: 09:00 AM to 10:00 PM

Music Under the Stars

  • July 9, 2017
    7 p.m.

Music Under the Stars

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

Iowa State Fair Parade 2017

  • August 9, 2017
    From: 06:15 PM to 08:15 PM