Des Moines County


COMMUNITITES:
Burlington
Danville
Mediapolis
Middletown
West Burlington

Colleges:
Southeastern Community College
West Burlington Campus
1500 West Agency Road
West Burlington, IA 52655
319-752-2731

Hospitals:
Great River Medical Center
1221 S. Gear Ave.
West Burlington, IA 52655
319-768-1000

Des Moines County Courthouse:
513 North Main St.
Burlington, IA 52601
319-753-8272

Places to See and Interesting Facts:
The county seat of Des Moines County is Burlington, Iowa. It is one of Iowa's two original counties along with Dubuque County; both were organized by the Michigan Territorial legislature in 1834. The United States flag was raised for the first time on Iowa Territory in Burlington in 1805 by Lt. Zebulon Pike.

Snake Alley
600 Block of Washington St.
Burlington, IA 52601

34 Raceways
10463 S. Prairie Grove Rd.
West Burlington, IA 52655
319-754-1897

Hawkeye Log Cabin
2915 South Main St. Crapo Park
Burlington, IA 52601
319-753-2449

Phelps House
521 Columbia St. (top of Snake Alley)
Burlington, IA 52601
319-753-2449