Shopping & Dining
Our main gift shop is located on the north side of the Grand Rotunda.
Speciality sandwiches, burgers and salads. Open daily, 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Cup and Pint
Coffee, beer and flatbread pizzas. Open Monday through Friday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Open Fridays and Saturdays 9 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. Special Rotunda programming may close Cup and Pint early.
Rookwood Ice Cream Parlor
Featuring Graeter’s Ice Cream. Open daily, 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Featuring Coffee Emporium coffee and snacks. Open daily, 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Bean Sprouts is a nationally-recognized café concept where kids and families participate in a playful eating experience. Its award-winning children’s menu empowers kids to make their own healthy choices. Grown-ups will be delighted with equally tempting adult choices and an organic espresso bar.
Located just outside the Duke Energy Children’s Museum, Bean Sprouts is perfect for refueling after a morning of learning through play.
Bean Sprouts offers a variety of choices for families with picky eaters, allergies and other dietary challenges and adheres to strict ingredient guidelines. The café features sustainable foods, compostable packaging and eco-friendly design.
Open daily, 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Open daily with the exception of Christmas Day and Thanksgiving Day.
Members-only early entry at 9 a.m. on Mondays and Saturdays.
As we continue to develop and open new galleries for you to explore, there are select times when adjacent galleries may be temporarily unavailable in order for exhibit work to occur. Please see the current list of unavailable galleries and dates here.