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Things to do in Des Moines

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Art Museum
  • 29 locals recommend
Sculpture Garden
  • 35 locals recommend
Neighbourhood
  • 30 locals recommend
Burger Restaurant
300 East Grand Avenuewww.zombieburgerdm.com
  • 15 locals recommend
Pizza Place
223 4th Streetfongspizza.com
  • 22 locals recommend
Café
841 42nd Streetwww.lamiebakery.com
  • 18 locals recommend
Local Government Office
1007 E Grand Avewww.legis.iowa.gov
  • 12 locals recommend
Park
909 Robert D. Ray Drivewww.dmbotanicalgarden.com
  • 14 locals recommend
Cinema
401 West Martin Luther King Junior Parkwaywww.sciowa.org
  • 17 locals recommend
Zoo
7401 Southwest 9th Streetwww.blankparkzoo.com
  • 11 locals recommend
Bar
500 East Locust Streetupdowndsm.com
  • 14 locals recommend
Neighbourhood
  • 16 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
1910 Cottage Grove Avenuesmokeyrow.com
  • 14 locals recommend
Performing Arts Venue
  • 8 locals recommend
Bar
504 East Locust Streetwww.woolysdm.com
  • 9 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Burger Restaurant
300 East Grand Avenuewww.zombieburgerdm.com
  • 15 locals recommend
Pizza Place
223 4th Streetfongspizza.com
  • 22 locals recommend
Pizza Place
2932 Ingersoll Avenuewww.eateryadsm.com
  • 10 locals recommend

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