Guest waiting area in Family Birth Center lobby

During this free tour, you'll have an opportunity to visit the Family Birth Center - Hyde Park and our Mother and Baby Care (postpartum) suites.

Space is limited to a maximum of 16 attendees. Each attendee must register individually.

We recognize that this is a special time in your life and want to ensure that all families have a personalized and enjoyable experience. For the privacy and safety of our patients, the Family Birth Center tours are limited to the expectant mother and one additional support person.

The tour meets in the University of Chicago Medicine Comer Children's Hospital lobby at 5721 S. Maryland Ave., Chicago, IL.

Tour Schedule

Registration is required to attend a tour. Tours are closed once registrations reach maximum capacity.


To help protect patients, staff and our UChicago Medicine community during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, our March and April tours have been cancelled.

We encourage you to try our Family Birth Center virtual tour until we're able to safely resume our live tours.


Friday, May 1, 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Saturday, May 9, 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Saturday, May 16, 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Thursday, May 21, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, May 30, 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.


Monday, June 1, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, June 6, 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Saturday, June 13, 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Tuesday, June 16, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Friday, June 26, 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Wait List

If you do not see a tour date that matches your availability, please call 773-702-9200 to check for potential openings due to cancellations or to join the wait list. In many cases, wait list participants are invited to join the tour. We do our best to accommodate every tour request.

Register by Phone


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Virtual Tour: Family Birth Center - Hyde Park

Equipped with private delivery suites, two large natural birthing suites and state-of-the-art operating rooms, the Family Birth Center was designed to optimize your comfort, safety and options as you welcome your newest loved one.