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Temple Theater

Phone: 515-246-2300

The Des Moines Performing Arts events are held in the Temple Theater, located on the second floor. The 2nd floor lobby doors open one hour prior to the performance. Beverages are available for purchase and can be taken into the theater.

Customer service representatives are available at the number above, Monday through Friday, 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM. In person assistance is available at the Temple Theater Ticket Office two hours prior to all performances in the Temple Theater. Tickets can also be purchased online at up to two hours before a performance.

This room is acoustically equipped for a wide range of musical and theatrical performances. The Des Moines Temple Theater accommodates approximately 300 people in theater-style seating.


For information on renting the space please contact Bill McElrath, the Business Director of Des Moines Performing Arts, at 515-246-2303 or

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