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Shriners Hospitals for Children — Shreveport

3100 Samford Ave. Shreveport, LA 71103

Shreveport, LA

318-222-5704

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318-222-5704

Getting here

Shriners Hospitals for Children — Shreveport is conveniently located at the corner of Kings Highway and Samford Avenue, just east of University Health and the Louisiana State University School of Medicine. Many transportation resources are available in the region.

Driving directions

Shriners Hospitals for Children — Shreveport
3100 Samford Ave.
Shreveport, LA 71103

From the south on I-49

Headed northbound on I-49 from south Louisiana, proceed into Shreveport and take exit 205 to Kings Highway. Stay in the left lane headed down off ramp towards Kings Highway. Take a left turn at the light onto Kings, proceeding underneath I-49. Move immediately into the left turn lane to turn left onto Samford Avenue – this is the first light after passing under I-49. Shriners Hospitals for Children — Shreveport sits at the corner of Samford Avenue and Kings Highway. After turning left onto Samford, take the first driveway to the right to enter the property.

From the north on I-49, Highway 1 or Highway 71

Interstate 49 southbound currently ends in north Shreveport at Highway 1. Traveling southbound into Shreveport, Highway 1 and Highway 71 merge together just north of Shreveport, forming North Market St./1/71. Take North Market Street into downtown Shreveport, and follow signs to merge onto I-20 west from North Market. After merging onto I-20 westbound, prepare to exit 17B onto I-49 south towards Alexandria. Merge onto I-49, and prepare to take the first exit for Kings Highway (exit 205). Stay in the right off ramp lane and merge right onto Kings Highway. Immediately move to the far left turning lane in order to turn left at the first light (Samford Avenue). Shriners Hospitals for Children — Shreveport sits at the corner of Samford Avenue and Kings Highway. After turning left onto Samford, take the first driveway to the right to enter the property.

From the east or west on I-20

Proceed into Shreveport on I-20, and exit 17B to take I-49 southbound towards Alexandria. Take the first exit off I-49 for Kings Highway (exit 205). Stay in the right off ramp lane and merge right onto Kings Highway. Immediately move to the far left turning lane in order to turn left at the first light (Samford Avenue). Shriners Hospitals for Children — Shreveport sits at the corner of Samford Avenue and Kings Highway. After turning left onto Samford, take the first driveway to the right to enter the property.

Parking

Parking is free for all patients, families and guests along the north side of the building and in two paved lots across the street from the hospital on Samford Avenue. A circular drive is available for parents who would like to drop off at the front doors. If using the parking lots on Samford Avenue, please use caution when crossing via the crosswalk. Our paved lots on Samford are unable to accommodate touring buses – please park these vehicles on the north side of the circular drive.

Travel assistance

If you need travel assistance, please contact your local Shriners temple (chapter). In some cases, the Shriners may be able to assist in arranging overnight stays if you are traveling from a great distance or if your visit will take longer than a day. If you do not know which Shriners temple is closest to you, please call our care management office at 318-226-4296.