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Des Moines Performing Arts, 221 Walnut Street, Des Moines, IA 50309


Des Moines Civic Center

Seating is available for all performances for guests with special needs (i.e. Wheelchair transferable, wheelchair non-transferable, motorized wheelchair, motorized cart, trouble climbing stairs, and sight impairment). Please call the Civic Center Ticket Office at (515) 246-2300 to order tickets and indicate your special needs. If you have any concerns please contact the Chief Operating Officer at (515) 246-2300.  The Civic Center has wheelchairs available to assist guests with mobility concerns. House staff may be contacted to assist.


A program to all Broadway shows is available in Braille and in Large Print at our West Lobby Coat Check stand for no charge. The Civic Center is equipped with an infrared listening system, which is available at no charge at the West and East Lobby concession stands. The number of devices are limited. To inquire about a hearing device call (515) 246-2300.

The Civic Center offers American Sign Language interpreted performances for most Broadway productions. Call the Ticket Office for specific performance dates which will be interpreted.


Please note: The term Des Moines Civic Center as well as all associated graphics, logos, and/or other tradermarks, tradenames or copyrights are the property of the Des Moines Civic Center and are used herein for factual descriptive purposes only. We are in no way associated with or authorized by the Des Moines Civic Center and neither that entity nor any of its affiliates have licensed or endorsed us to sell tickets, goods and or services in conjunction with their events.

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