Hours and Admission
Membership & Support
West Des Moines Historical Society is a privately funded nonprofit institution that relies on the generosity of its friends and supporters. Help us preserve the legacy through membership.
One Hour Guided Tours
Effective September 9, 2016 - June 1, 2017
Friday and Sunday
11am and 1 pm.
*Closed December 25, 2016, January and Easter Sunday, 2017
Jordan House Guided Tours
Winter HoursEffective September 9, 2016 through June 1, 2017 Fridays and Sundays 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon
1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
$3 Students – $5 Adults
Groups of 6 or more must call for reservations
Bennett School Guided ToursReservations required: call 515-225-1286 $3 Students – $5 Adults
Private Guided Tours$40 Minimum Reservations required: call 515-225-1286
Use PolicyBreakfast Groups* (Bring your own food and drink): $100 + $5 per person (up to 20)
Evening Group Tour and Reception* (option to bring food): $100 + $5 per person (up to 35)
* Subject to availability and WDMHS discretion.