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Touring Des Moines in United States

Des Moines in the region of Iowa with its 203,433 citizens is located in United States - some 892 mi or ( 1436 km ) West of Washington , the country's capital city .

Interactive map of Des Moines

Time in Des Moines is now 11:48 AM (Friday) . The local timezone is named " America/Chicago " with a UTC offset of -5 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: St. Louis, Altoona, Ankeny, Boone, and Carroll. Being here already, consider visiting St. Louis . We collected some hobby film on the internet . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Check out our recommendations for Des Moines ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) Injection Ultrasound Guided for Tennis Elbow

7:34 min by besthandsurgeon
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In addition to my regular patient population, I treat as well as provide PRP injections to amateur and professional athletes from all over the country. Most notably those who play professional basketb ..

Mason City Man Gets Belated $1 Million Birthday Gift

1:41 min by IALottery
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Meet Iowa's newest millionaire! We first met Lonnie Sandberg on Oct. 1, about a week after her won a $1 million prize playing Mega Millions. Lonnie is our first millionaire since a change was made on ..

Zombie Burger + Drink Lab Des Moines Iowa for Lunch

1:33 min by VideoByRoy
Views: 3906 Rating: 5.00 Zombie Burger + Drink Lab in Des Moines, Iowa for lunch. Zombies in Iowa? Yes there are -- and they're delicious! Located in the trendy East Village, Zombie Burger + Drink Lab knows how to ..

Madison Barnes performs the National Anthem at an Iowa Chops Game

1:49 min by chomperdachop
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Madison Barnes is quickly becomming a veteran of the Anthem circuit at the age of 10. She began singing the National Anthem at the age of 7. Since she has sung for Drake University Basketball, the Iow ..

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Interesting facts about this location

Des Moines Botanical Center

The Des Moines Botanical Center (14 acres / 5.7 hectares) is a botanical garden in central Iowa, located at 909 Robert D. Ray Drive, Des Moines, Iowa, USA, on the east bank of the Des Moines River. Interest in a Des Moines botanical center began in 1929. A city greenhouse was acquired on the west side of the river in 1939, which served the city as a production and display greenhouse until the current Botanical Center was completed in 1979.

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Located at 41.60 -93.61 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Botanical gardens in Iowa, Geography of Des Moines, Iowa, Greenhouses, Protected areas of Polk County, Iowa, Visitor attractions in Des Moines, Iowa

East High School (Des Moines)

East High School, usually referred to simply as East, is a secondary school located in Des Moines, Iowa, USA. East was the third largest high school in Iowa with 2,115 students, following Lincoln and West in Davenport as of the 2005-2006 school year. East is the oldest high school in the Des Moines metro, part of the Des Moines Public Schools district.

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Located at 41.60 -93.60 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Educational institutions established in 1861, Public high schools in Iowa, Schools in Des Moines, Iowa

Iowa State Capitol

The Iowa State Capitol, seat of the Iowa General Assembly, is located in Iowa's capital city, Des Moines, and houses the Iowa Senate, Iowa House of Representatives, the Office of the Governor, and the Offices of the Attorney General, Auditor, Treasurer, and Secretary of State. The building also includes a chamber for the Iowa Supreme Court, although court activities usually take place in the neighboring Iowa Supreme Court building.

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Located at 41.59 -93.60 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Buildings and structures in Des Moines, Iowa, Government buildings completed in 1886, Government buildings in Iowa, Government buildings on the National Register of Historic Places in Iowa, Government of Iowa, History museums in Iowa, Museums in Des Moines, Iowa, National Register of Historic Places in Polk County, Iowa, State capitols in the United States, Visitor attractions in Des Moines, Iowa

Iowa General Assembly

The Iowa General Assembly (IGA) is the legislative branch of the state government of Iowa. Like the federal United States Congress, the General Assembly is a bicameral body, composed of the upper house Iowa Senate and the lower Iowa House of Representatives respectively. There are no term limits for either chamber. The General Assembly convenes within the Iowa State Capitol in Des Moines.

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Located at 41.59 -93.60 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
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Iowa House of Representatives

The Iowa House of Representatives is the lower house of the Iowa General Assembly. There are 100 seats in the Iowa House of Representatives, representing 100 single-member districts across the state with populations of approximately 30,464 for each constituency as of the 2010 United States Census. The House of Representatives meets at the Iowa State Capitol in Des Moines.

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Located at 41.59 -93.60 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Iowa General Assembly, State lower houses in the United States


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