The Conservatory

315 E. 5th St Suite 2 Des Moines, IA
Typically Responds within 24 hours
Max Capacity: 421 people
The Conservatory is conveniently located in the heart of Des Moines' East Village. Within blocks of some of the best restaurants, shops, and entertainment. The event center is comprised of a 5000sf ballroom that can be used as a large gathering space for a wedding, corporate event, or party or it can accommodate executive meetings, classes, and small groups that range in size and setup. The Conservatory can accommodate events for over 275 guests seating and over 421 for standing/cocktail setup. It provides the comforts of an inhouse bar, many catering options and, lighting/decor options, and a staff specially attuned to the unique needs of weddings clients, meeting planners, and all types of guests and attendees.
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Amenities
  • Air Conditioned
  • Cafeteria/Snack Bar Available
  • Designated Bus Loading Area
  • Fully Equipped Kitchen
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • High Speed Internet
  • Meeting Room Broadband Internet Access Fee
  • Meeting Room Wireless Internet Access Fee
  • Non-Smoking
  • On-Site Catering Service
  • Outdoor Function Area
  • Outside Catering Allowed
  • Valet Parking
  • Wireless Internet/Wi-Fi
Features
  • Credit Cards Accepted: Yes
  • Facility Location Setting: The Conservatory is conveniently located in the heart of Des Moines' East Village. Within blocks of some of the best restaurants, shops, and entertainment.
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 421
  • Nearest Airport: Less than 1 mile
  • Nearest Overnight Accommodations: Less than 1 mile
  • Nearest Public Transportation: Less than 1 mile
  • Parking: Complimentary Parking
  • Special Features: The Conservatory can accommodate events for over 275 guests seating and over 421 for standing/cocktail setup. It provides the comforts of an inhouse bar, many catering options and, lighting/decor options, and a staff specially attuned to all your needs.
  • Total Exhibit Space (Square Feet): 5,000
  • Total Meeting Room Space (Square Feet): 3
  • Year Built: 1950
  • Year Renovated: 2017
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