Floor Plans & Capacity Charts



Our stunning ballroom space is the ideal venue to host your wedding. The Embassy Ballroom boasts 15-foot ceilings and divides into eight sections to comfortably accommodate your event. Our Junior Ballroom and Scott’s Landing spaces are alternative options for a smaller, more intimate affair.

  • Embassy Ballroom 10,650 square feet can accommodate 550 guests
  • Three Quarters of the Embassy Ballroom 8,025 square feet can accommodate 350 guests
  • Half of the Embassy Ballroom 5,325 square feet can accommodate 250 guests
  • One Quarter of the Embassy Ballroom 1,904 square feet can accommodate 100 guests
  • Junior Ballroom 1,904 square feet can accommodate 80 guests
  • Scott’s Landing 1,209 square feet can accommodate 60 guests

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Additional Spaces

Host your ceremony or cocktail reception in our breathtaking Atrium, then move to the Embassy Ballroom for dinner and dancing.

The Riverview Lobby and adjacent Patio offer spectacular views of Downtown Des Moines and the flexible seating allows guests to enjoy your cocktail reception in comfort.

  • Atrium 1,575 square feet can accommodate 200 guests for a Ceremony or 300 for a Cocktail Reception
  • Riverview Lobby and Patio 5,124 square feet of indoor/outdoor space can accommodate 300 guests for a Cocktail Reception
  • Located along the river, and steps away from our Patio, the Simon Estes Amphitheater is an excellent area to host your Ceremony. After taking in the unforgettable views of the downtown skyline, guests can transition inside for the continuation of your event. Contact the City of Des Moines for additional rental information.