Out and About with Compass: Iowa Edition: Des Moines Art Center

Posted by Emma Johnson on 3/16/17 10:00 AM

Topics: Local Focus & Events

Whether you have a vast knowledge of art or find yourself seeking some more education in the area, a trip to the Des Moines Art Center will not leave you disappointed! The Des Moines Art Center is a contemporary art museum that offers visitors a look at some amazing works of contemporary art through permanent collections and rotating exhibitions featuring work from both emerging and well-known artists alike. Even the architectural design of the building was carefully planned!

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The museum really seeks to engage visitors, which is why they not only carefully curate their exhibits, but also offer tours, educational programs for kids and adults, and offer scholarships and community outreach. The art center has a strong desire to make art of all kinds accessible to people, so entrance to the museum is always free!

If you’re looking for a spring break activity that’s entertaining, educational, and budget friendly, the Des Moines Art Center is a must! Happy exploring!

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