Best Baby Playgroups And Pre-Nursery Schools For Babies And Toddlers In Hong Kong *UPDATED

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Best baby playgroups in Hong Kong

Playgroups in Hong Kong offer babies, toddlers, and young children a wide variety of fun and educational early learning experiences. From Kowloon to Central, many options exist for baby, toddler, and pre-nursery playgroups. Children under five race through the various stages of brain and skill development. For your little one’s optimum development, they’ll need a stimulating environment to play and learn.

Playgroups are ideal for children who want to make friends, learn about the world around them, develop their social and physical skills and learn how to problem-solve. The setting allows moms and dads the opportunity to share ideas. Lifelong friendships often begin in playgroups.



  • Small World Hong Kong

    SMALL WORLD CHRISTIAN KINDERGARTEN - Baby And Toddler Playgroups In Mid-Levels

    Ages 18 To 32 Months

    Small World (Generations) Playgroup is an international playgroup and kindergarten that has educated curious young learners for over three decades and welcomes families of diverse backgrounds, faiths, and nationalities. The school offers a warm and caring environment, with plenty of indoor and outdoor learning spaces and an outdoor playground amongst the trees. Learning at Small World is based around the International Early Years Curriculum. The primary school provides a stimulating and nurturing environment where children aged 18-32 months begin a life-long journey of confidence, caring, and motivation.

    Each session is led by the nurturing facilitator, who leads the young children to grow cognitively, socio-emotionally, physically, and spiritually through different activities intentionally selected for them. Parents and caregivers can also share and learn from each other and the professional facilitators about development in the early years. Sign-up for a complimentary session today! The playgroup is conveniently located in Sai Ying Pun, with very close access to MTR, bus, and tram services.

    Small World Christian Kindergarten, 10 Borrett Road, Mid-Levels, Hong Kong, +852 2525  0922, office@smallworld.edu.hksmallworld.edu.hk

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    ESF PLAYGROUPS - Baby And Toddler Playgroups All Over Hong Kong

    Ages 6 Months And Up

    ESF Language & Learning puts the 'play' into playgroup, ensuring their youngest students have fun while learning. From stories and songs to hands-on sensory activities, ESF classes help establish routines, build confidence, and develop emotional, social, physical, and language skills. The primary school follows the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) framework. Their teachers believe play is the foundation of development and learning for young children.

    Depending on your child’s age, they can tailor the curriculum and choice of Mandarin or English accordingly. Their level 1 starts as early as 6 months. The playgroup at the Premium Learning Centre in Wanchai is progressive-based. Educators carefully follow the EYFS curriculum that prepares your child for their schooling days ahead. Each level is tailored for your child's development objectives and aims to get them to the next level.

    ESF Playgroups, 2/F, Prime Mansion, 183-187 Johnston Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong, Kong, +852 2838 2276 https://www.esf.org.hk/program_category/playgroup/

  • Playgroup At St. John's Cathedral, Hong Kong

    ST. JOHN'S CATHEDRAL - Baby And Toddler Playgroups In Central *Affordable Option

    For Toddlers

    Whether you are a new parent or a newcomer to Hong Kong, St. John's Cathedral welcomes you to their weekly playgroup for babies and toddlers. There is a range of toys to suit all ages from birth to two years old. Play, relax and meet new friends! Every Thursday (except statutory holidays) from 2:30 to 4:30pm.

    Note: St John's Cathedral Playgroup is closed until further notice.

    St. John's Cathedral, Fanny Li Hall, 4-8 Garden Road, Central, Hong Kong, +852 2855 7074 (ask for Ms. Vanda Cole), www.stjohnscathedral.org.hk.

  • Highgate House School: The Peak & Tai Tam Hong Kong

    HIGHGATE HOUSE SCHOOL - Baby And Toddler Playgroups At The Peak

    Ages 12 Months To 3 Years

    Highgate House School elevates its care to the next level through its original parent, carer, and child groups from 12 months to 3 years in the Seedlings Program. The two-hour class is for adult-accompanied children who will benefit from a gentle transition to a more structured environment, allowing grow in confidence before joining the independent nursery. While kids explore an unrivaled amount of dedicated classroom space, parents and carers also receive an education. Highgate is more than just a playgroup; it provides insights into the latest research on child development. Carers have a chance to discuss ideas and child-centric concerns with their peers and educational experts.

    The school was established in 1992 and is the leading Waldorf Education preschool in Hong Kong. Located on the Peak with open views of the mountains and sea, Highgate House School provides a retreat away from the city bustle with easy, safe access. The classrooms are exceptionally spacious to allow children freedom of movement in their activities. Outside is a unique garden specially designed with a sandpit, water play area, climbing equipment, gardening, and a mud kitchen, providing children with daily outdoor activities.

    Highgate House School, G/F & 2/F, 100 Peak Road, The Peak, Hong Kong, +852 2849  6336, admin@highgatehouse.edu.hkwww.highgatehouse.edu.hk

  • St. Stephen’s Playgroup, Hong Kong

    ST. STEPHEN'S PLAYGROUP - Baby And Toddler Playgroups In Stanley *Affordable Option

    Ages Up To 3 Years

    Southside moms are heading to St. Stephen for the ever-so-popular playgroup that meets on Mondays and Thursdays for the parents and toddlers group. The group supports parents and provides a stimulating and nurturing place for children up to 3 years old. This hub of indoor play, outdoor play, arts and crafts activities, snack time, and song time are great activities for parents and their toddlers to learn fine and gross motor skills and interact with other children.

    Members are invited to join the St Stephen’s Chapel for the family services held on the first Sunday of each month.

    St. Stephen’s Playgroup, St Stephen’s Chapel, St. Stephen’s College, 22 Tung Tau Wan Road, Stanley, Hong  Kong, ststephensplaygroup@gmail.comststephen.org.hk

  • Malvern College Playgroup

    MALVERN PLAYGROUP - Baby And Toddler Playgroups In Central And Kowloon, Hong Kong

    Ages 6 To 24 Months

    With over 150 years of heritage from Malvern College in the United Kingdom, the teachers encourage your young children to develop individual strengths through a personalized active, play-based learning approach. They endeavor to encourage each child’s core values of curiosity, independence, integrity, and kindness and foster a lifelong love of learning.

    Malvern Playgroup is designed to nurture children’s social, emotional, cognitive, and physical development through a wide range of stimulating play activities. Malvern Playgroup runs adult-accompanied playgroup sessions for children from 6 to 24 months. The playgroup sets a routine for parents and children, which can be a strong bonding experience. There are wonderful benefits both parents and their children can reap from attending regular playgroups, such as engaging in various activities that parents might not consider at home.

    Malvern PlaygroupCoronation Circle Campus, G09-G12 Coronation Circle, 1 Yau Cheung Road, West Kowloon, +852 3898 4699 and Island West Campus, G/F and 1/F Viking Court, 165-166 Connaught Road West, Sai Ying Pun, +852 3898 4699, info@babyloneducation.comwww.malvernplaygroup.hk

  • Tutor Time Playgroup Hong Kong

    TUTOR TIME - Baby And Toddler Playgroups Across Hong Kong

    Ages 6 Months To 2 Years

    Wow Activity Group at Tutor Time is a hands-on playgroup for children aged between 6 months and 2 years. Tutor Time channels infant and toddler energy and excitement into positive early education learning experiences. The program offers a stimulating classroom environment with an immersive bilingual English and Mandarin curriculum, including active learning experiences with unique educational materials. As your child becomes more mobile, they are afforded ample space to move around and discover. The educators guide them to achieve various milestones in preparation for nursery and kindergarten.

    Tutor Time International Nursery and Kindergarten is an international leader in early childhood education and family solutions. A team of professionally qualified teachers and staff are at the core of the playgroups; they work hard to promote the whole child's development. Tutor Time has received multiple Center of Excellence Awards across their international preschools.

    Tutor Time, Various Locations +852 9866  1228, info@tutortime.com.hkwww.tutortime.com.hk



    GoGet Kids

    • What: Free bilingual Cantonese and English playgroup based in a church in Cheung Sha Wan.
    • Where: St. Stephen's Society, 1/F Great Wall Factory Building, 11 Cheung Shun Street, Cheung Sha Wan, Hong Kong,  estherchu@gogetters.hkwww.facebook.com/gokidshk
    • When: Ongoing; check their Facebook page for details

    Play, Tumble, Laugh

    USRC Playgroup - Kowloon

    • What: Colouring, playing with dough, reading books, solving puzzles, and playing dress-up, and a grassed, outdoor area full of play equipment and toys.
    • Where: United Services Recreation Club, 1 Gascoigne Road, King’s Park, Kowloon, Hong Kong, https://www.facebook.com/USRC-Playgroup-191603010879250
    • When: Tuesdays and Fridays 9.30 am to 11.30am

    Mums & Bubs Playgroups - Mongkok

    • What: Casual meet-up for mums to chat and socialize while their little ones learn and play. (Dads welcome too!)
    • Where: Lifehouse International Church, 11/F WIN Century Centre, 2A Mong Kok Road, Mong Kok, Hong Kong, www.facebook.com/mumsandbubshk
    • When: Every Sunday from 9:50am - 11:15am or 11:15am - 12:45pm


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