Salisbury House Foundation

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4025 Tonawanda Dr
Des Moines, IA 50312-2909
(515) 274-1777
Tuesday - Saturday 10 am - 5 pm; Sunday Noon - 5 pm. Check website for special winter hours.
  • About

    Salisbury House is a 42-room manor estate built in the 1920s by cosmetics magnate Carl Weeks and his wife Edith. The house is filled with the Weeks Family’s worldly collections, ranging from rare editions of literature from William Shakespeare, Charles Dickens, James Joyce and D.H. Lawrence, early edition Bibles and Books of Mormon, art collections spanning the globe from Renaissance Europe to Midwestern modernism, Native American art, musical instruments, and much more.

  • Whom to Contact

    • Kit Curran
      Executive Director
      4025 Tonawanda Dr
      Des Moines, IA 50312-2909
      Phone: (515) 274-1777