Children’s Hospital of Richmond at VCU, Children's Tower

1000 E. Broad St.


Children’s Hospital of Richmond at VCU, Children's Tower.The Children’s Tower opened in April 2023 and completes an entire city block dedicated to caring for kids. Connected to the outpatient Children’s Pavilion, the new tower houses emergency, trauma and inpatient care.

In addition to pediatric-specific operating rooms, imaging suites and trauma bays equipped with the latest advancements, the Children’s Tower creates a kid-friendly patient experience. Playrooms, teen lounges, a family gym, interactive installations, performance space and family lounges are among the amenities. The cafeteria offers kid-friendly dining options, including brick oven pizza, while the James River theme includes colors and animal mascots to differentiate each floor and help with navigating the building.

The tower offers free onsite parking, including valet for families visiting the emergency room.

Accessible entrances


  • On-site garage