Des Moines Skywalk System

The City of Des Moines owns and operates all of the publicly accessible Skywalk Bridges. The City also assumes a 14 foot wide pedestrian corridor or easement area through various privately owned buildings. Hours of operation are 6 a.m. to 2 a.m. seven days per week.


See links below for additional information:

City of Des Moines Skywalk Map




Des Moines Skywalk System Operation and Maintenance

The City of Des Moines provides the following oversight:

1.  Skywalk System Inspections

2.  Coordination with Skywalk Association Members

3 . Oversight of Skywalk Repairs and Maintenance




For questions or concerns please contact Calvin Miller, Skywalk Facilities Manager, at (515) 283-4748.