Architectural Walking Tours

2022 Architectural Walking Tours of Downtown Des Moines

May 13, June 10, July 8, August 12, September 9, October 14

Make your reservations for in-person architect-guided walking tours of downtown Des Moines! These tours provide an opportunity for local residents and visitors alike to appreciate the rich architectural heritage of Iowa’s capital city. 

Tours cover both contemporary and historic architecture. You will learn about architectural detail, style and elements, along with intriguing facts and the historical significance of the buildings that shape the downtown skyline. 

Tours leave from the Iowa Center for Architecture, 400 Locust Street, Suite 100, in Capital Square. Sign up in the atrium area. Check-in is between 5 and 5:30 PM. for all tours.

Four different tour routes are offered for the tour dates, starting from Iowa Center for Architecture.

For more information and to register, click HERE.