The Tea Room

Welcome to Iowa’s most historic and iconic venue. Located in the heart of downtown Des Moines, the restored elegance of The Tea Room is captivating and the perfect venue for your special occasion. Reserve your date at The Tea Room to create memories that will last a lifetime.

Enjoy the Tea Room

The grand space of the Tea Room features floor-to-ceiling windows, original and restored ornate plasterwork, stage, dance floor, and Juliet balconies. 

The Tea Room is ideal for large wedding receptions, formal dinners, corporate events, seminars, conferences, fashion shows, musical performances, and cocktail parties.

Enjoy the Garden & Jubilee Rooms

For more of an intimate setting, the Garden and Jubilee Rooms are a perfect choice. These two rooms are a package deal and are ideal for smaller events accommodating group sizes ranging between 100–150 people. Comprised of 2,688 total square feet, this option is perfect for small receptions and ceremonies, bridal showers, rehearsal dinners, corporate luncheons and meetings, or a cocktail reception for a fundraiser.

Check availability and set up a tour today by emailing us at or calling (515) 336-1317.