Chicago Architecture Info

University of Chicago Knapp Center for Biomedical Discovery

Also known as
Gwen and Jules Knapp Center for Biomedical Discovery
900 East 57th Street
Chicago, Illinois 60637
Basic Information
Designed by Zimmer Gunsul Frasca Architects
Cost $244,000,000
Type educational
Floors: 10
Neighborhood: Hyde Park
Bounding Streets:
East 56th Street
East 57th Street
South Drexel Avenue
South Ellis Avenue
More Information
  • Floor space: 330,760 square feet
  • Glass curtain wall: 130,000 square feet
  • Developer:
  • University of Chicago
  • June 18, 2009: This building opened.