Food & Store


McDonald's & McCafe
Features burgers, salads, and other McDonald's favorites, along with muffins, cakes, specialty coffees, and other tempting McCafe treats.

Individuals with allergies and special dietary needs may bring in alternative food choices.

Regular Hours:
10:00 am to 5:00 pm

Extended Summer Hours
May 25 to September 3
10:00 am to 5:30 pm

School groups may not bring their own lunches into the Museum restaurant. Groups who bring food are encouraged to eat on their buses in the parking lot or use the picnic tables outside the Museum. Groups of 10 or more may contact Smithsonian Group Sales to make special arrangements.

Food and drink other than bottled water are not permitted in the Museum.

Nearby Options:
Several restaurants are located along Route 50 just a few miles from the Museum.


Remember your visit
Bring home a memento of your Museum visit or find the perfect gift for someone special. The Museum store offers a variety of aviation- and space-themed souvenirs including postcards, books, clothing, keychains, videos, special edition prints, and more.

Become a Member!
Members receive a discount at Smithsonian Museum Stores. Individual and gift memberships may be purchased online.

Call 703-572-4170

Concessions on the Museum Floor
A variety of concessions are also offered throughout the Udvar-Hazy Center. In the James S. McDonnell Space Hangar, you can get a souvenir photo taken using green screen technology to make it look like you're floating in space, wearing a spacesuit on the moon, or standing with the Space Shuttle Discovery.

Stellarscope from the Museum shop

Shop Online

Looking for the perfect gift for your favorite air and space enthusiast? Look no further. Browse our online store

And remember — members get a discount.