First Selfie WRLD in Iowa

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Be the first to check our interactive exhibits with your friends and family.

Unforgettable Experience

First in Iowa

Selfie WRLD is the first Selfie Museum in Iowa. Immerse yourself into childhood nostalgia and fun!

Interactive Installations

Our interactive installations will become an experience you, your family and friends will never forget!

Private Events

You can book the whole museum for private parties and team building events! Contact us for details.

For information about renting Selfie WRLD please contact us at 515-505-4769

About Us

Welcome to the #1 trending selfie museum in the WRLD.

We are the first and only Selfie Museum in our area. Arguably one of the most instagrammable places in the Midwest, here you can immerse yourself into our fun, eye-catching, interactive art installations.

Experience many unique themes knowing we had your best selfie in mind. Bring your friends, family, a date, or just yourself and your phone, and unleash your inner child!

Your Visit

(515) 635-4510


3800 Merle Hay Rd Suite 912,
Des Moines, IA 50310
Located right below Flix Brewhouse


Wed-Fri: 3PM – 9PM
Sat: 12PM – 9PM
Sun : 12PM – 5.30PM
Mon-Tue: Closed


How do I get tickets?
You can buy tickets online or at the door ๐Ÿ˜œ
Subject to availability!
Are walk-ins welcome?
Walk-ins are welcome.
When do I arrive? Is there a time limit?
For example, if you booked the 5pm slot you will have from 5-6pm to enjoy the stations. Please arrive 15 minutes prior to your time slot to allow for check-in.
Where do I park?
Selfie WRLD is located in Merle Hay Mall in Des Moines Iowa โค and we do offer onsite parking! The FASTEST way from the parking lot to our location is parking next to FLIX brewhouse. We are right below them!
What forms of payment do you accept?
We accept all major credit cards as well as Apple Pay, Samsung Pay and Google Pay. And of course, cash is king!
Are you kid friendly?
Well yes we are!! We are a family-friendly destination! ๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘งโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ
What if I want to bring my baby and Iโ€™m not going to take any pictures, do I still have to buy a ticket?
Yes you do. Everyone has to pay admission to get inside Selfie WRLD regardless if they take 0 photos or 1000 photos.
Do I have to stay with my kid or can I leave them?
12 years and older you can leave your kid here! Under 12 years old a parent is permitted to attend and supervise. For every 3 kids 1 adult is required to supervise. This is not a day care and you are responsible if anything gets broken. Please be respectful of our space.
How long are you here for?
As of right now we are considered a โ€œpop-upโ€, but we hope to stay here permanently! ๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿผ
What if I only use 30 minutes can I come back and use the other 30 minutes another time?
Your ticket is 1 time use. If you donโ€™t use all of your time you will not be able to come back with the same ticket, you will need to purchase another ticket / time! Absolutely no exceptions.
Are food and beverages allowed inside?
๐Ÿ™…โ€โ™‚๏ธ Please finish all food and drinks before entering the museum
What should I bring with me?
Your phone or camera ๐Ÿ“ฑ๐Ÿ“ท + good vibes! ๐Ÿ˜œ You will be taking lots of awesome pictures, so we recommend you leave bulky stuff ๐Ÿ› (jackets, bags etc) in your car ๐Ÿš—
What's your cancellation policy?
All tickets are non-refundable. However, you can reschedule for a different date/time at no charge ๐Ÿ‘
Do you offer discounts for big groups?
Yes! We gladly offer discounted rates for groups of 15 or more people Monday-Thursday. Use promo code GROUP15 for 15% off discount.
Can I bring my professional camera?
โค Absolutely! Unlike most places we allow you to bring your DSLR ๐Ÿ“ท at no extra charge! (but, we do not allow your extra photography equipment)
Are you guys a โ€œselfie museum?โ€
We are not a museum in the sense you are used to! Normally in a museum you are not allowed to touch or take photos, whereas we HIGHLY encourage it! ๐Ÿ˜œ
Can I bring my pet?
We are pet lovers! But sadly we do not allow dogs or any pets inside!
Private events & team building
We gladly host private parties and team building events! You can book the whole museum OUTSIDE our normal business hours at a flat rate of $300/hr Tuesday-Thursday and $500/hr Friday-Sunday. This includes all taxes and fees and is good for groups of up to 35 people. For reservations please email us at