The Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden is a vibrant 7-acre public garden in the heart of Des Moines, Iowa, that features 10 distinct gardens, including a water garden, conifer and gravel garden, rose garden and more. Our iconic geodesic conservatory features tropical and desert plants, which is the perfect escape from Iowa’s winter days. Enjoy lunch at Trellis Cafe, shop for unique items in the Garden Shop or take a class through our Adult Education programs. Join us for a relaxing and beautiful day at the Botanical Garden.