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Des Moines Art Center

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Des Moines Art Center

290 Reviews
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4700 Grand Ave, Des Moines, IA 50312-2099
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East Village Walking Food Tour
Discover the story of the historic East Village District which has evolved into a vibrant shopping, dining and drinking area in Des Moines. Our tour starts with a brief history overview before your culinary tour host begins your local food tour.<br><br>Enjoy delicious food tastings from a variety of fresh, unique and locally owned restaurants as well as wine or cocktails to accompany the chef created food tastings. Taste a variety of foods from different cuisines. Experience some of Des Moines' newer restaurants that the locals love.<br><br>Enjoy reservations at 3 top locally owned restaurants during this 3 hour walking culinary adventure<br><br>Experience personal service and expert recommendations at each venue by our tour host<br><br>Learn a brief history about the vibrant past of this area of Des Moines<br><br>Taste your first adult beverage (cocktail, wine or beer) on us at the first venue
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We visited as a family with 2 kids ages 5&9. They were given art “bingo” sheets to help get them engaged with the art and several works included nearby “kids”plaques with thought provoking questions to help introduce child to the gallery experience or to help them think more
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Decided to visit this museum as a cold, grey winter day escape. The building is a striking architectural structure, set in a stately neighborhood on the west side of Des Moines. The free admission was a source of attraction for the visit, as was the 4.5-star TripAdvisor
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I was not expecting a museum like this!!!! What a jewel. We ate at the restaurant and it was delicious. I have no idea what museum the guy that complained about the gender neutral was in. I never saw any and even if I did I thought we have all grown past that kind of judgement.
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Was waiting for a few phonecalls in the area . Caught the perfectionism and landscape of the outside. As I walked the property was amazed that the perimeter was spot on. Having a problem being a compulsive perfectionist found tube property a great invitation of motivation to
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Our guide helped me understand modern art in a way I could finally appreciate it, so grateful. I loved the variety of art shown from sculptures to Japanese Prints to Impressionist paintings. This art centre is free and so welcoming. We also enjoyed the rose garden, a perfect
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