A reservation is required for a tour of the U.S. Capitol. Visit the Plan a Visit page for information on how to obtain a reservation.

Where to Shop

Gift Shops

The Capitol Visitor Center’s two Gift Shops are open from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. The shops feature Made-in-America products inspired by the Capitol's art and architectural treasures. Many items are created by small businesses and crafts people and are custom designed for the Capitol Visitor Center. The selection includes fun and educational gifts, books and jewelry.

You can also check out our online gift shop at https://shop.visitthecapitol.gov