Pappajohn Sculpture Park - Des Moines, IA

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    The John and Mary Pappajohn Sculpture Park is a 4.4 acre parcel of land that features a number of amazing pieces of art.

    The park is located near the west entrance of downtown at 1330 Grand Avenue. It's open during normal city park hours (sunrise to sunset). Guided tours are available April 1st through October 31st. You can learn more about those here.

    This is a great place to take your family, read a book, make a picnic or just relax.

    Some of the other buildings visible in this picture are: Wellmark Blue Cross Blue Shield - far left; The Century Link Building - with the tall tower; and 801 Grand - the tallest building in Des Moines.

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    gene5335, wluera, keeva999, and 12 other people added this photo to their favorites.

    1. You're In My Light (jerrysEYES) 30 months ago | reply

      really nice saturated colors

    2. Mitch Snooks 30 months ago | reply

      great shot impressive colors

    3. keeva999 30 months ago | reply

      Love this--the way you've composed it is perfect! Great colors and light, too. Excellent, Jason!

    4. hickamorehackamore 30 months ago | reply

      Glad to see you back, Jason! This is a great composition - nice bright colors on the dancing figures, and some ghostly giants beyond them.

    5. Stephen Kacirek 30 months ago | reply

      great composition Jason, I really love all the colors exploding off the screen, this is a real beauty, good to see you back up and running

    6. MTOWN JAYHAWK 29 months ago | reply

      Color and composition are outstanding!!!!!!!! Nice work.

    7. Veke47 29 months ago | reply

      Great image. Love that alphabet head is perfectly placed in front of 801 Grand. And the color of the dancers add interest. And the sky is awesome.

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