Meredith Terraces

TRELLIS HOURS ARE 11 a.m. - 2 p.m., open until 8 p.m. on Thursday nights through the end of September.

TUESDAY - SUNDAY (CLOSED ON MONDAYS)

11 a.m. - 2 p.m. Regular lunch service

Visitors arrive in the outdoor gardens across the terrace, which offers a one-of-a-kind view of downtown Des Moines, a serene outdoor dining experience adjacent to our in-house café Trellis and an exhibition space for the Botanical Garden’s historic bonsai collection.

The Meredith Café Terrace is made possible through the generosity of Meredith Corporation Foundation. 

The Katherine C. Meredith Courtyard Terrace is made possible through the generosity of the Edwin T. Meredith Foundation.