Des Moines IA Senior Living
If you call the Midwest home, Des Moines might just be where you want to spend your retirement years. As Iowa’s capital and most populous city, Des Moines has a plethora of historic, cultural and social attractions at its disposal – making it perfect for seniors
If you enjoy art, try visiting the Des Moines Art Center. If you’re a music lover, you can frequent the Des Moines Metro Opera, Des Moines Symphony or the “Jazz in July” events hosted every year by the Metro Arts Alliance. Theatre? Try the Civic Center of Greater Des Moines for classic Broadway and other live performing arts groups. If you’re into more modern shows, the Wells Fargo Arena and Simon Estes Riverfront Amphitheater are your best bet.
For the history buff, you’ll have a number of museums to choose from including the Salisbury House and Gardens, Jordan House, Wallace House, Fort Des Moines and more. Other attractions include the Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden, Blank Park Zoo, Great Ape Trust and Adventureland Park.
There’s no shortage of sports teams in Des Moines either. Residents have their pick of spectating baseball, football, hockey, basketball, soccer and more. And if you’re not much for watching, there are plenty of golf courses ready and available for action.
Of course, there’s also a wealth of political energy surrounding Des Moines. As the site of the Iowa caucuses, the first major event in presidential elections, Des Moines has often been the chosen location for presidential campaign headquarters.
Finally, as a city in the Midwest, Des Moines is privy to four distinct seasons during the course of a year, ideal for the senior who enjoys observing the changing of seasons.
Let Des Moines serve as the backdrop for your retirement. And let one of our Holiday Retirement communities help you get the most out of it.
Senior Living Communities in Des Moines, IA