Des Moines

Des Moines Travel Guide

Articles about Des Moines

By Everett Potter
By Casey Hatfield-Chiotti

From Charleston to L.A., these bakeries put a creative, seasonal twist on cupcakes, pies, and cookies.

By Raul Barreneche
Western Gateway Park, in downtown Des Moines, has recently become one of the nation’s largest urban sculpture gardens. New York architects Diana Agrest and Mario Gandelsonas, who developed a master plan for the city in the early 1990’s, designed...
By Oliver Schwaner-Albright
It may come as a surprise, especially to Midwesterners, but right now the most exciting architecture in America can be found in the Midwest. It all started in 2001, when the gleaming Santiago Calatrava addition to the Milwaukee Art Museum opened: ...