WELCOME TO HOYT SHERMAN PLACE.

Hoyt Sherman Place is a vibrant cultural destination where people can connect with art, music, history, and one another. The venue offers an intimate theater experience with extraordinary acoustics, a beautiful historic mansion, and a majestic art gallery. Ever since Hoyt Sherman completed his family home in 1877, this lovely space in Sherman Hill has been a hub of connection. From one-of-a-kind events to sharing art and exploring history, this is the place to be in Des Moines. For more than 100 years, Hoyt Sherman Place has been part of the community and will be for the next 100.

THERE’S ALWAYS SOMETHING HAPPENING HERE.

Experience It All

Mansion

Home of Hoyt Sherman
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Theater

Unparalleled acoustics
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Art Gallery

Des Moines' first art gallery
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UPCOMING EVENTS

Connect | Learn | Explore

RENTAL SPACES

Hoyt Sherman Place offers three unique spaces for your performance, meeting, or special event: Theater, Art Gallery, and the Center for Artists and Education.

Classes For All Ages

Take an art class in the Center for Artists and Education. New class options are released quarterly including including painting, illustration, photography, and more!

Student & Group Tours

In addition to self-guided tours, guided tours are also available for students, Scouts, and adults.

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