Union Park is one of Des Moines’ oldest parks, with a rocket slide, carousel, wading pool, and playground. There is a formal floral garden to walk through in addition to lots of shade trees.
Name: Union Park
Address: 725 Thompson Ave, Des Moines, IA 50316
Type: Places to play and places to get wet
Shade: Yes, shaded shelter
Water: Yes, wading pool
Other notes: .50 cent carousel rides, carousel is wheelchair accessible – more info on carousel here. Basketball, skiing, reservable shelters, formal garden, grill, tennis courts.
Official Website: http://www.dmgov.org/Departments/Parks/Pages/Union.aspx
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