Located in the historic Sherman Hill area of Des Moines, Iowa, Hoyt Sherman Place was originally home to the businessman Hoyt Sherman. In 1907, the house then became the clubhouse of the Des Moines Women's Club. With rising membership, the Women's Club decided to add on to the house and built a theater space in 1923. At the time, the theater had a seat for every member, which then added up to 1,400. A number of famous people visited Hoyt Sherman Place, including Will Rogers and Amelia Earhart. Today, Hoyt Sherman Place is the hub for art and music in the Des Moines area, including such performers as George Thorogood and Melissa Etheridge. You can find your Hoyt Sherman Place tickets at StubHub.
What kind of events does Hoyt Sherman Place host?
Hoyt Sherman Place hosts a number of different kinds of shows, including popular musical concerts, musicals, classical music concerts, lectures and talks, and comedy shows. Hoyt Sherman Place also has an art gallery space on-site that is home to an art restoration project and many famous works of art.
Where are the best seats in Hoyt Sherman Place located?
Hoyt Sherman Place seating is in two different sections: the main floor and the balcony. All the seats in the venue do have an excellent line of sight to the stage, so the best seat in the house depends on your personal preference. For an up-close view of the stage, opt for Hoyt Sherman Place tickets that get you right in the middle of the main floor section. And for a better overview of the entire stage and the performance, opt for a middle seat in the balcony section.
Should I call a sitter, or can I bring the young ones along?
You can bring your young ones along when you attend shows and events at Hoyt Sherman Place. However, please note that children who are 24 months or older will need a ticket in order to enter the venue. Any child under the age of 24 months will be required to sit on a parent's lap and will not need a ticket.
Where can I park at Hoyt Sherman Place?
There is a parking lot that is located directly to the east of Hoyt Sherman Place, which is the best and easiest place to park while visiting the venue. There is also various street parking in the Sherman Hill area where Hoyt Sherman Place is located.
Is Hoyt Sherman Place a wheelchair-friendly facility?
Yes, Hoyt Sherman Place does offer wheelchair-accessible seating in the main floor seating section only.
Can you tell me about the food and drink offerings?
Hoyt Sherman Place offers concession at all of their big events, including soda, water, beer and wine. Please note that they do not sell any food items and no food is allowed inside the theater space.
Are there other entertainment options nearby?
Nearby Hoyt Sherman Place is the Wells Fargo Arena, which plays hosts to major musical concerts and sports events. And after your grab your Hoyt Sherman Place tickets, you can also grab tickets for shows at Woolys, which a music venue that welcomes musical acts of all genres.Back to Top
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