Why does architecture matter? Architecture makes our lives better.
Since 1989, the Iowa Architectural Foundation has been inspiring appreciation for architecture & design in everyone.
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We offer seasonal public and private walking tours on architecture in Des Moines.
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Upcoming Events

Summer Walking Tours
August 12, & Sept 9 - 5:30pm
Iowa Center for Architecture, 400 Locust, Des Moines
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Book Signing - Peggy Bang's Melson House
August 20 2:00 - 3:30pm
Beaverdale Books
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Mason City Bus Tour - Prairie School Architecture
Fall 2016
Details in the works!
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