Enjoy the Outdoors
Des Moines has many opportunities for you and your family to enjoy the outdoors. Consider visiting a park, using a trail, renting a shelter, taking a walk around Gray's Lake, or participate in a planned activity.
Rated One of the Best Places for Business
The Des Moines area offers business costs below the national average and household incomes that are expected to increase annually through 2013.
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Welcome to the City of Des Moines
The City of Des Moines is a great place to visit or plan a meeting. Whether you’re interested in cultural events, history, science, music, sports, attractions, or shopping, the whole family is sure to enjoy their visit with endless opportunities for fun.