Women's and Children's Hospital

404 N Keene St
Columbia, MO 65201
United States

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Location Hours

Sunday Open 24 Hours

Monday Open 24 Hours

Tuesday Open 24 Hours

Wednesday Open 24 Hours

Thursday Open 24 Hours

Friday Open 24 Hours

Saturday Open 24 Hours

Women's and Children's Hospital is Missouri's only hospital offering the most comprehensive women's health care and the only hospital facility dedicated completely to children. 

Our women's health clinics, located within the hospital, provide world-class care to the women of central Missouri in a compassionate and sensitive environment.


Children's Hospital offers more than 30 pediatric specialties to take the best care of our Missouri kids.


Critical Care Transport Service
855-MU4-KIDS (684-5437)
Press 1 for transport



Hospital visitors may park free of charge in a surface lot located west of the hospital facing Keene Street. Please contact Guest Relations at 573-882-1053 if you receive a parking ticket in error.


Oasis, the hospital cafe, is located in the lobby. It offers a wide range of made-to-order items as well as featured daily entrees. Oasis is open 6:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. seven days a week, and midnight to 2 a.m. Sunday through Thursday. Visa, MasterCard and Discover are accepted for credit or debit. Personal checks are not accepted at the cafeteria.

Customers have many options, including several grab-and-go sandwiches and salads, and four unique food stations. Find the menus on our food and dining page.


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Baby Photos

At Children's Hospital we know kids, which is why we take great pride in helping your family grow. We have partnered with MOM365.com to help you share your wonderful bundle of joy with your family.


Mizzou Pharmacy-Keene Street is located in front of Women's and Children's Hospital. It is a full-service retail pharmacy offering first aid supplies, breast feeding supplies, over-the-counter medicines and prescription drugs. The pharmacy also has a drive-thru window for your convenience.

Lactation Services

We offer full-time certified lactation consultants to help assist you with breastfeeding, including answering common questions. Learn more about our lactation services.

Gift Shop

8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Monday to Friday

The Wishing Well Gift Shop is located in the lobby of Women's and Children's hospital. Merchandise such as cards, flowers, magazines, candy, personal items and gifts may be purchased. Visit the Wishing Well page to learn more.

Activity Rooms

We have Pediatric Playroom and Teen Activity Rooms.


Letters and packages for patients are delivered each day by volunteers. Letters to patients should be addressed: Patient Name Room Number, MU Children's Hospital 404 Keene St., Columbia, MO 65201. Stamps and stationery may be purchased in the hospital gift shop. Outgoing mail may be given to a volunteer or taken to the nursing station. Upon your child's discharge from the hospital, mail will be forwarded to your home address. Visitors may use the outgoing mail drop box located in the lobby next to the Oasis restaurant. Mail is picked up Monday through Friday.

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