Chicago Architecture Info

University of Chicago Comer Childrens Hospital

5841 South Maryland Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60637
Basic Information
Designed by Stanley Beaman & Sears
Cost $135,000,000
Type educational
Floors: 7
Maximum length 354 feet/106 meters
Neighborhood: Hyde Park
Bounding Streets:
East 57th Street
East 58th Street
South Maryland Avenue
South Drexel Avenue
More Information
  • Floor space: 242,000 square feet
  • Hospital beds: 155
  • This building is named for Gary Comer, the founder of the Lands' End clothing company. He and his wife donated $21 million toward its construction.
  • January 31, 2005: This building opened to the public.