Tours of the Capitol Make, Modify, or Cancel a Reservation. Suggested Itineraries Have an hour? Have an afternoon? Make a day of it! Explore More of the Capitol There are a number of special activities you may take advantage of at the Capitol Visitor Center. Watching Congress in Session Get passes for the Senate and House Visitor Galleries where you can watch Congress in session from your Representative or Senators. Where To Eat Freshly-made soups, salads, sandwiches and entrees are available at the Capitol Cafe on the lower level. Where To Shop You’ll find a unique selection of merchandise inspired by the Capitol’s art and architecture at two Gift Shops on the upper level of the Capitol Visitor Center.