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Iowa State Capitol

Iowa State Capitol

a peek into the past--

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Published by Legislative Information Office in Des Moines .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Iowa,
  • Des Moines (Iowa),
  • Des Moines
    • Subjects:
    • Iowa State Capitol (Des Moines, Iowa) -- Pictorial works.,
    • Historic buildings -- Iowa -- Des Moines -- Pictorial works.,
    • Iowa -- Capital and capitol -- Pictorial works.,
    • Des Moines (Iowa) -- Buildings, structures, etc. -- Pictorial works.

    • Edition Notes

      Cover title.

      GenrePictorial works.
      ContributionsIowa. Legislative Information Office.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF629.D4 I64 2000
      The Physical Object
      Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3995941M
      LC Control Number2001337585
      OCLC/WorldCa44493795

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      J Iowa State Capitol. Joan Arnett toured the Iowa State Capitol, the only five-domed capitol building in the country. Constructed between , the building has a. Travel Iowa is the official tourism website of the State of Iowa, the Hawkeye State. Find a tourism map, travel guide and the best things to do in Iowa. Attractions include state parks, the Iowa State Fair in Des Moines, Decorah bald eagles, Pella Tulip Festival, Amana Colonies tours, the Mississippi River and Dubuque, Maquoketa Caves State Park, and the Loess Hills.

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The State Law Library of Iowa has been called one of the most impressive and beautiful libraries in the world.

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The legislature in appointed a group of men to select a location for a new capital. Iowa State University Book Store It appears that your browser does not support JavaScript, or you have it disabled.

This site is best viewed with JavaScript enabled. The Best State to Thrive. According to U.S. News and World Report this year, Iowa is ranked as the number-one best state in the nation. Our continued commitment to making Iowa a great place for job-seekers, new business and education contributes to what makes Iowa the best place to live in the U.S.

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The golden-domed Iowa State Capitol is one of the most prominent buildings in Des Moines’ skyline. The modified and refined Renaissance style building, which sits at the eastern end of Des Moines’ downtown, serves as a sort of museum to Iowa history, and FREE tours of the capitol are offered Monday through Saturday.

I love the Iowa Capitol and there is only a handful of state capitol buildings I have not been in. My children remember trips when they had to have their photos standing in front of various state capitols.

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Pages and associated links will be added to the Fact Book as data are available. The Fact Book and the Fact Book are available from the Fact Book menu at the top of this page. Des Moines, Capitol City of Iowa With the influx of settlers to Iowa, citizens felt the state's capital should be moved to a more central location.

The issue was the subject of intense political debate for over a decade. Ultimately, the Iowa General Assembly chose Des Moines as the new capital city.

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However, on Monday morning, January 4,the circumstances were much different. A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) is required for non-state agency events.

Please review the MOU template. Groups requesting the Governor or Lt. Governor to speak at the event will need to complete a request form found on the Governor's web page. Direct questions regarding this application to @ or call At the Capitol Building there are visitor parking lots to the east and to the south of the building (L 6, and 7).

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