Looking for the perfect gift or a science-inspired souvenir? Our shops offer a wide range of cool toys, gizmos, books and unique MSI-related gear.
The Museum's flagship retail space features a range of gifts and curiosities from science tees to DVDs, with a "maker space" theme highlighting the perfect items for the techie and tinkerer in everyone.
Our food court features fresh-made pizzas, hand-pressed burgers, cage-free chicken tenders, scratch-made soups, artisan sandwiches, gourmet pasta and more.
Open Mondays - Saturdays 9:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. and Sundays 10:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
In a hurry? Our cafe proudly serves Starbucks brand coffee and espresso drinks along with gourmet sandwiches, snacks, salads and pastries.
Open daily at 9:30 a.m. until 30 minutes before Museum closing.
Finnigan's Ice Cream Parlor
Visit our old-fashioned ice cream parlor and take a step back to the turn of the century. Based on a real Hyde Park ice cream parlor of the same name, which opened in 1917, Finnigan's serves tempting ice cream favorites, including sundaes and shakes.
Open Saturdays and Sundays from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
A variety of vending machines offer beverages and snacks: