A global leader in the treatment of pediatric conditions and diseases, UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh is the primary home of Pitt's Department of Pediatrics.
Located in the city of Pittsburgh's Central Lawrenceville neighborhood since May 2009, Children's encompasses ten acres of clinical, research, and administrative space in an award-winning state-of-the-art facility.
Physical, Mailing, and Shipping Address
4401 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15224-1334
Outpatient and Emergency Department visitors may park in the Penn Garage located off 44th Street. Inpatient, vendor, and all other visitor parking is located within the Mid-Campus Garage accessible from its 44th Street and 45th Street entrances. The North Garage is reserved for leases and permits only. Two reserved parking spaces for electric vehicles are available on the second floor of the Mid-Campus Garage.
Valet parking is available at the Children's drop-off area facing Penn Avenue by entering from 45th Street.
Metered Street Parking
Extremely limited metered on-street parking (two-hour limit) managed by the Pittsburgh Parking Authority is available along Penn Avenue in front of the hospital.
The following Port Authority of Allegheny County bus routes serve Children's within a five minute walk of the main hospital entrance:
- 54C North Side-Oakland-South Side
- 64 Lawrenceville-Waterfront
- 87M Friendship-Morningside
- 87S Friendship-Stanton Heights
- 88 Penn
All faculty, full-time staff, and students of the University of Pittsburgh, Carnegie Mellon University, and Chatham University ride Port Authority buses, trolleys, and inclines free at all times with a valid school ID card.
Bicycle racks are available adjacent to the main entrance of Children's facing Penn Avenue. A Healthy Ride bike share station is located nearby at the intersection of Penn Avenue and 42nd Street next to the Lawrenceville Medical Building.