Historic Preservation Office

    Visit the State Historic Preservation Office to learn more about the preservation and protection of Iowa’s historic resources; historic preservation education opportunities and workshops; and state and federal historic preservation programs, including:

    You are encouraged to make an appointment to ensure the appropriate staff is available to assist you.

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

    Wednesday – Friday: 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. or by appointment
    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.