• Des Moines
  • Art Center
  • 4700 Grand Ave
  • Des Moines, Iowa
  • 515.277.4405
  • Hours | Directions

  • John & Mary Pappajohn
  • Sculpture Park
  • 13th and Grand Ave
  • Downtown
  • Des Moines, Iowa
  • Hours | Directions
  • Register for a Guided or Self-Guided Tour 

    Guided tours of the Art Center and Pappajohn Sculpture Park are available. Self-guided tours are welcome during public hours at both locations and must be reserved ahead of time.

     


     
  • Educator Guides

    The information in the Educator Guides is aimed at an upper elementary age and includes images of the architecture, select artwork, questions to ask while viewing the artwork, and art projects related to a few of the works of art. Download the Educator Guides by clicking on both the text and image files.

       Pappajohn Sculpture Park - Text & Images
       History & Architecture of Des Moines Art Center - Text & Images
       Des Moines Art Center Permanent Collections Educator Guides:

          2012-2013 - Text & Images
          2011-2012 - Text & Images
          2010-2011 - Text & Images
          2009-2010 - Text & Images
          2008-2009 - Text & Images