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Information: (302) 651-4000 | Visiting Hours: 24 hours a day, 7 days a week*

Important Information for Your Visit

Visitation Restrictions: Temporary visitation restrictions have been put into effect for the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU). Learn More »


Our Promise: Compassionate, Excellent Care

What began in 1940 as a pediatric orthopedic institute is now a world-renowned full-service children's hospital. Today, families from all over the globe turn to Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children to care for their kids.

As the first location of one of the nation's largest pediatric health systems, we're considered one of the safest children's hospitals in the country with some of the best doctors, best nurses, and best specialty care around. Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children is one of only 20 children’s hospitals in the nation ranked in all 10 specialties by U.S. News & World Report. And we've been named one of the country's top workplaces. We strive for excellence in everything we do. We want your family to have an exceptional experience and receive compassionate, comprehensive care — every time.

At duPont Hospital for Children you can expect:


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Our Children, Our Hospital Campaign

When you give to Nemours, you are helping us build a state-of-the-art facility that not only has a larger Emergency Department, but also includes thoughtfully designed features for a family's comfort.

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Health Care Safety Hotline: Help Us Make Health Care Safer

Nemours is committed to making health care better by making it safer. We’re working with researchers to collect patient safety information from anyone who uses health care services. You, your family, friends and caregivers can confidentially share any health care safety concerns you have. Researchers will analyze the reports and summarize lessons to help providers make health care safer. Learn More »

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*Once they receive a badge, parents, guardians and other identified family care providers or visitors are welcome in the hospital 24 hours a day, 7 days a week (in accordance with patient and family preferences and the clinical judgment of the patient’s care team).