Baby & Toddler Lyon

Lyon is such a family-friendly city, with seemingly endless outdoor spaces perfect for little ones and plenty of activities for babies and toddlers.

 

Services for babies and toddlers in Lyon include a dedicated baby and toddler hair salon and activities such as singing, music and rhythm workshops to help little ones develop key movement skills through play. 

 

There are a growing number of baby-friendly cafes (known as cafés pousettes) with supervised kids corners, fun activities for toddlers and creative workshops. There are many indoor soft play centres for rainy days, with activities designed for babies and toddlers in Lyon. 

 

Throughout the city centre, there are family-friendly events and playgroups for pregnant expat mums and their tiny tots, where international families can meet other parents and create a friendly support system when having a baby in Lyon.

 

Lyon is a wonderful city for women in Business, with many networks for new mums looking to return to work, such as Mampreneures, a friendly network for mum entrepreneurs and mum-owned businesses in Lyon.

 

The city is also home to the first school in France dedicated to helping future dads feel ready for the arrival of a new baby. Their workshops include useful skills and first aid training.

This is a list of the best things to do in Lyon with babies and toddlers, as recommended by local families based in the city and surrounding areas. If you have a recommendation for this section please get in touch via email info@mumabroad.com

 

Visit MumAbroad.com for more tips and recommendations from local families, including useful maternity services and healthcare.

THINGS TO DO IN LYON WITH BABIES AND TODDLERS
SERVICES FOR BABIES AND TODDLERS

Babyloan – France

Babyloan – France

Babyloan is an innovative online platform, which enables parents to rent baby items from each other: car seats, high-chairs, push-chairs, travel cots etc. Founder Kathrin Schindl moved to Toulouse in 2007 and had the idea after having been many ...

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Carré Junior

Carré Junior

Carré Junior is a hair salon specifically for little ones in the heart of Lyon. With over 10 years experience, their know how and unique approach to cutting hair is specifically adapted to children and young people. Toddlers choose their own ...

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Yellow Flamingo

Yellow Flamingo

Yellow Flamingo is an online concept store and lifestyle e-boutique showcasing new trends in homeware and fashion for infants and children, created by entrepreneurial mum Marie Estelle. Yellow Flamingo stocks a carefully curated selection of unique ...

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Délicatessen Factory

Délicatessen Factory

Délicatessen Factory is a brand new series of workshops based around all things culinary. Based in Lyon for over a decade, owner and mother Jeanne is passionate about cooking and has thoughtfully created workshops designed to fuel children and ...

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The Association Musicale Crescendo

The Association Musicale Crescendo

The Association Musicale Crescendo has been running instrument lessons and music classes for over a decade. They offer classes at home and around the city. Most musical instruments are learned from around age 6, but after many requests from ...

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Do Ré Mi

Do Ré Mi

Do Ré Mi and You is the first “Music Together” centre in Lyon, offering music and movement classes for parents and children from birth to 5 years old. Sing, dance and play along with instruments as your child learns and develops by mimicking. Even ...

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Générations Roller

Générations Roller

Générations Roller organises various rollerblading events in Lyon, including a weekly group skating session every Friday night! All are welcome, including parents pushing little ones in prams. They also have a skating school for children, providing ...

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Bébé & Confidences

Bébé & Confidences

Bébé & Confidences was created by mumpreneur Kelly Champinot, a baby planner and sleeping consultant. Bébé & Confidences is a unique services that provides families with support from the beginning of their pregnancy to their return home and ...

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Le Petit Pousse

Le Petit Pousse

Le Petit Pousse is a boutique created by Séverine and Emmanuelle, two mums from Lyon seeking a unique and creative way to hold onto precious objects and memories from a child’s early years. At the heart of their brand is the “Bébéothèque&; ...

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Les Mamans Poules

Les Mamans Poules

Les Mamans Poules is a wonderful “café poussette”, or child friendly café, for parents and little ones to play, relax and socialise together. Founded by two mums who wanted to offer a welcoming place for urban parents, the cafe includes a nursery ...

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