Shopping and Dining

Where to Shop

The Capitol Visitor Center’s two Gift Shops are open from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Saturday. 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


Where to Eat

The Capitol Cafe, located on the lower level of the Capitol Visitor Center, offers a wide range of meal choices for visitors.

For groups of 15 or more, the Capitol Cafe offers meal vouchers with a variety of menu choices. Click here to learn more.



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