Summer Fun with Your Ancestors!

$10 for ages 16 and over

Summer Pass for 3 months of June, July, and August

Iowa Genealogical Society Research Library

628 E Grand Ave
Des Moines IA  50309-1924
515 276-0287


  • Free Beginning Classes
  • Resources for original 13 colonies & westward migration
  • Resources for all US States
  • Resources for international searches


We are a FamilySearch Affiliate Library

Sign up to attend Special Interest Groups library edition available to our patrons

Free off street parking in front of our building for IGS patrons only


  • Great hours: Open 6 days and 2 nights
  • Mon, Wed, Fri, Sat 10 am to 4 pm
  • Tue & Thur 10 am to 9 pm

Bring your sack lunch to enjoy in our lunchroom or an easy walk to local restaurants