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Des Moines, Iowa — 41 Action News The crew of the One Tank Trip followed the road to Des Moines, Iowa, exploring some of the city’s most popular attractions.
John and Mary Papa John Sculpture Park was founded in September 2009 by local philanthropist John and Mary Papa John.
Today, the park has 31 sculptures made by 25 of the world’s most famous artists.
The 4.4-acre park offers guided tours and audio tours for those who want to learn more about works of art. Open from sunrise to midnight.
Tourists also head to Des Moines for Fong’s Pizza.
Founded on January 26, 2009, Fong’s Pizza is located in a building that was once the oldest existing restaurant in the area.
The owner decided to keep the same decoration and was inspired to create a facility for Asian cuisine and pizza fusion.
Items such as ramen pizza, crab rangoon pizza, campao, and orange chicken pizza can be found at Fong’s, along with some other unique combinations.
The latest installation in the downtown metro of Des Moines is Lauridsen Skatepark.
Opened in May 2021, the park is said to be the largest open skate park in the country with an area of 88,000 square feet.
The Lauridsen Skatepark is right next to the Des Moines River, giving visitors access to the Olympic caliber park and street trails.
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