Ashby Park - 3200 38th Street
About Ashby Park

3200 38th Street

This wonderful park includes many amenities for the whole family to enjoy. Ashby holds Des Moine's most highly attended splash pool (2004), plenty of playground equipment, tennis courts, grills, picnic tables, recreational trails and more. This fun and exciting park is sure to keep you coming back day after day.

Did you know that Ashby Park was acquired in 1925?
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Improvements and Programs at Ashby Park

Des Moines’ most highly-attended wading pool; 2009 attendance – 14,601
National Junior Tennis League (NJTL) free tennis lessons
Wading pool and splash pad completed - 2004
Drainage issue along walkway corrected - July 2008
New park entry signage installed – summer 2008 


Nature Trail
Off-Street Parking
Picnic Tables
Playground Equipment
Rain Garden
Recreation Trail
Splash Pool
Tennis Courts (2)
Open-Air Shelter (must reserve)