Plans Announced for 21c Des Moines

PROJECTED OPENING 2021

Mandelbaum Properties and 21c Museum Hotels have announced a partnership to bring the award-winning boutique hotel and contemporary art museum to downtown Des Moines – a focal point for their mixed-use project, The Fifth, slated for completion in 2021.  In addition to 21c, the mixed use project will offer 208 luxury apartments, a dine-in movie theater, two floors of creative office-space, and a public parking garage.

21c Museum Hotel will bring a new kind of cultural and travel experience to Des Moines with innovative, contemporary art and genuine hospitality.  In line with 21c’s other properties, the museum will feature rotating exhibitions curated primarily from the 21c collection which includes painting, photography, film, performance, video and digital art.  The property will also feature large-scale and often interactive permanent installations in unexpected locations, surrounding visitors with art and ideas.

Other amenties include:

  • Free contemporary art museum, open 7 days a week, 365 days a year
  • 7,000 SF of exhibition space
  • Approximately 131 guest rooms
  • 21c Suite
  • Chef-driven restaurant
  • Full service spa
  • 24-Hour Fitness center with a dedicated yoga studio
  • Business center
  • Valet parking
  • Designed by Deborah Berke Partners