Archives in Des Moines, Iowa

There are 2 Archives in Des Moines, Iowa, serving a population of 214,778 people in an area of 89 square miles. There is 1 Archives per 107,389 people, and 1 Archives per 44 square miles.

In Iowa, Des Moines is ranked 10th of 1056 cities in Archives per capita, and 10th of 1056 cities in Archives per square mile.

List of Des Moines Archives

Find Des Moines, Iowa archives.

Des Moines Iowa State Archive 600 East Locust Street Des Moines, IA

Des Moines Vital Records Archive 321 East 12th Street Des Moines, IA

About Des Moines Archives

Des Moines Archives are collections of permanently valuable records that pertain to organizations, governments, or businesses in Des Moines, IA. Archived records include correspondence, reports, manuscripts, minutes, and other forms of documented evidence of past events. They can be used for research and analysis of past events, establishing or verifying legal claims, and preserving Des Moines history. A repository of Archives is typically housed in a building designated for that purpose. Des Moines Archives include museums, churches and other faith-based organizations, universities and colleges, businesses, and genealogical groups and societies.

You may contact the Archives for questions about:
  • Des Moines public records
  • Historical documents, directories, and photographs
  • Des Moines military records
  • Iowa historical records
  • Genealogy records in Des Moines, IA