Playgroups & After School Activities

Beyou World
Reputedly the largest indoor play centre for children in Asia. At 2/F, Beyou World Shopping Mall, 111 Jingshun Lu, Chaoyang District, Beijing.
House of Knowledge
International kindergarten for Chinese nationals and expats. After school activities. See website for full details. At 15 Victoria Gardens, Chaoyang Park West Rd. 100025 Beijing.
National chain of centres with hands-on arts and crafts activities for children. Open daily from 10:30-19:00. Parking available. At Basement level (next to Hollywood Cafe), The Place, 9A Guanghua Lu, Chaoyang District, Beijing.
Art centre with classes for children age 2-12 years old including sculpture, photography, drawing, speech and drama and performing arts. At Rm 753, Tower A, Chaowai SOHO (north of Central Park), 6 Chaowai Dajie, Chaoyang District, Beijing.
Cheer Kids Play Park
Indoor play centre for children. At 2/F, Fangheng Shopping Mall, Bldg 4, 6 Futong Dongdajie, Wangjing, Chaoyang District, Beijing.
UCCA Creative Studio
Located in Beijings unique 798 Art District, the UCCA Creative Studio offers a broad range of classes and workshops that are fun and educational at the same time. Immersed in a truly creative environment, children get up close with contemporary art.
Art classes for children, teenagers and adults including drawing, painting, clay modeling, needlework, Chinese calligraphy, knot making and paper cutting. At 1/F, Bldg 3, Shidai Zhiguang Xiaoqu, 45 Xizhimen Beidajie, Haidian District, Beijing.
Indoor play centre with bilingual staff and entertainers. Facilities include a maze, an art corner and a play supermarket. Open daily from 09:00-20:00. At Room 102, Bldg 3, Pinnacle Avenue, Linyin Lu, Shunyi District, Beijing.