Terrace Hill Open House Press Release

Date: 
Wednesday, June 5, 2019

For Release: Immediately
Subject: Terrace Hill Open House
Contact: Molly Thompson
Terrace Hill Communications & Event Coordinator
molly.thompson@iowa.gov / 515.281.7205

Celebrate the 150th Anniversary of Terrace Hill! Join us for an Open House, FREE of charge and open to the public, on Tuesday, July 2nd from 10:30 am – 1:30 pm. Guests are invited to take a self-guided tour through Terrace Hill. No need to check in at the Carriage House...you can go straight to the north door of Terrace Hill!

This Open House is being held as part of Terrace Hill’s 150th Anniversary celebration and will take place exactly 41 years after Terrace Hill first opened to the public on July 2, 1978.

This event is open to credentialed members of the media.


Terrace Hill, Iowa Governor’s Residence and National Historic Landmark, is located at 2300 Grand Avenue in Des Moines, Iowa. Guided tours are offered Tuesday through Saturday from 10:30 am-1:30 pm. Walk-ins are welcome; reservations are requested for groups larger than 10. For more information on events and tours visit terracehill.iowa.gov.

Printed from the Terrace Hill website on October 23, 2019 at 6:09pm.