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 firstname.lastname@example.org