Administrative Office

    Visit the Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs at the administrative offices located in the State Historical Building. You are encouraged to make an appointment to ensure the appropriate staff is available to assist you, however walk-ins are welcome.

    State Historical Building – 3rd Floor West
    600 E. Locust St.
    Des Moines, IA 50319
    (515) 281-5111

    Monday – Friday: 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
    Closed official state holidays

    Complimentary parking is available in State Capitol Complex Parking Garage located at Pennsylvania Ave. and Grand Ave. Metered street parking is also available.