Childcare in Berlin

schule3Before starting primary school, most Berlin boys and girls experience group dynamics at day care centers or kindergartens.

Since August 1, 2013, every Berlin child has the right to a place in a nursery or day care place from their first birthday.

Childcare facilities in Berlin

Youth offices


Charlottenburg-Wilmersdorf
Rathaus Wilmersdorf, Fehrbelliner Platz 4, Tel. 90 29-15 021

Friedrichshain-Kreuzberg
›› Frankfurter Allee 35-37, Tel. 9 02 98-0, -44 96
›› Adalbert Str. 23b, Tel. 9 02 98-16 80
›› Hallesches Ufer 80, Tel. 9 02 98-16 82, -24 14

Lichtenberg
Große-Leege-Str. 103, Tel. 9 02 96-50 11

Marzahn-Hellersdorf
Riesaer Str. 94, Tel. 9 02 93-41 01

Mitte  
Karl-Marx-Allee 31, Tel. 90 18-2 33 84

Neukölln 
Karl-Marx-Str. 83, Tel. 9 02 39-0

Pankow  
Berliner Allee 252-260, Tel. 9 02 95-74 64

Reinickendorf 
Eichborndamm 215-239, Tel. 9 02 94-23 31

Spandau  
Kloster Str. 36, Tel. 9 02 79-23 31

Steglitz-Zehlendorf 
Kirchstr. 1/3, Tel. 9 02 99-0

Tempelhof-Schöneberg  
›› Schöneberg/Friedenau: Rathaus Friedenau, Breslauer Platz
›› Tempelhof/Mariendorf: Strelitz Str. 15
›› Marienfelde/Lichtenrade: Briesing Str. 6
›› Tel. 9 02 77-23 31

Treptow-Köpenick  
Freiheit 15, Tel. 9 02 97-33 07

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Municipal childcare Berlin


Kindergärten City
Bezirke: Friedrichshain-Kreuzberg, Mitte.
›› Friedrichshain, Petersburger Str. 86-90, Tel. 030 902986111, -12, www.kindergaerten-city.de

Kindergärten Nordost
Bezirke: Lichtenberg, Marzahn-Hellersdorf, Pankow.
›› Prenzlauer Berg, Storkower Str. 139b, Tel. 030 42080780, www.kigaeno.de

Kindertagesstätten Nordwest 
Bezirke: Charlottenburg-Wilmersdorf, Reinickendorf, Spandau.
›› Charlottenburg, Alt-Lietzow 16, Tel. 030 902913830, www.kita-nordwest.de

Kindertagesstätten Südost 
Bezirke: Neukölln, Treptow-Köpenick.
›› Treptow, Neue Krugallee 4, Haus 12, Tel. 030 902974434, www.kitas-in-berlin.de

Kindertagesstätten Südwest  
Bezirke: Tempelhof-Schöneberg, Steglitz-Zehlendorf.
›› Steglitz, Mittelstr. 7, Tel. 030 901729800, www.kitas-sued-west.de

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Private childcare


Arbeiterwohlfahrt Berlin  
Kreuzberg, Blücherstr. 62, Tel. 030 25389247, www.awoberlin.de

Caritasverband für das Erzbistum Berlin  
Wedding, Residenzstr. 90, Tel. 030 666330, www.caritas-berlin.de

Dachverband Berliner Kinder- und Schülerläden (DaKS)  
Schöneberg, Crellestr. 19/20, Tel. 030 700942510, www.daks-berlin.de

Deutscher Paritätischer Wohlfahrtsverband Landesverband Berlin  
Wilmersdorf, Brandenburgische Str. 80, Tel. 030 860010, www.paritaet-berlin.de

Deutsches Rotes Kreuz Landesverband Berlin   
Friedenau, Bachestr. 11, Tel. 030 600300, www.drk-berlin.de

Montessori-Landesverband Berlin-Brandenburg   
Köpenick, Grünstr. 23, Tel. 030 80908975, www.montessori-bb.de

Pestalozzi-Fröbel-Haus  
Schöneberg, Karl-Schrader-Str. 7-8, Tel. 030 21730287, www.pfh-berlin.de

Verband evangelischer Tageseinrichtungen für Kinder Berlin-Brandenburg-schlesische Oberlausitz   
Steglitz, Paulsenstr. 55-56, Tel. 030 82097153, www.vetk.de

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International preschools


Aventura Nikolsburg Kinderladen 
German-Spanish childcare center for children from 3 months to school age.
›› Wilmersdorf, Nikolsburger Platz 6-7, Tel. 030 8618066 & 030 23396910 
›› Wilmersdorf, Trautenaustr. 18, Tel. 030 33844488 
›› Wilmersdorf, Prager Str. 2a, Tel. 030 92356372 
›› www.nikolsburg.de

Berlin Brandenburg International School (BBIS) 
Private, state-approved English-medium language preschool for 3- to 5-year-old children.
›› 14532 Kleinmachnow, Schopfheimer Allee 10, Tel. 033203 80360, www.bbis.de

Berlin British School (BBS) – Early Years & Dickenskita  
Bilingual Kita, British-based early years and preschool education for 2 to 6 year-olds.
›› Grunewald, Havelchaussee 104, Tel. 030 35109330 & Dickensweg 17-19, Tel. 030 35109190, www.berlinbritishschool.de

Der Internationale Kindergarten  
Day care for children from 18 months to 6 years in four bilingual German/English-speaking groups.
›› Wilmersdorf, Ravensberger Str. 5b, Tel. 030 8926644, www.internationaler-kindergarten-berlin.de

Europa-Kindergarten Max & Moritz  
Bilingual (German-English), mixed age kindergarten for 1- to 6-year-olds.
›› Schöne­berg, Kärntener Str. 27, Tel. 030 7818820, www.­europakindergarten.de, www.daycare-center.de

Girasoles – Sonnenblumen  
Spanish-German children’s preschool, even accepts babies under 1 year old.
›› Charlottenburg, Sophie-Charlotten-Str. 113a, Tel. 030 30112596, www.girasoles-berlin.de

Girotondo 
German-Italian preschool with two groups, each with a German and Italian nursery nurse.
›› Kreuzberg, Bergmannstr. 98, Tel. 030 69815328, www.girotondo-berlin.de

JFK Friendship Center 
Bilingual childcare with a focus on German-American language and cultural education.
›› Steglitz, Am Fichtenberg 16, Tel. 030 79018331 (10 months to 6 years) 
›› Zehlendorf, Von-Luck-Str. 24, Tel. 030 80496270 (2- to 6-years) 
›› www.jfkfc.org

Kindergarten PhorMinis   
Bilingual (German/English) kindergartens with preschool program.
›› Mitte, Ackerstr. 76, Tel. 4 67 98 63 15  
›› Lichterfelde, Harry-S.-Truman-Allee 3, Tel. 030 467986300  
›› www.phorms.de

Kita International (am Campus Dahlem der Berlin International School) 
Bilingual (English-German) day-care center for 3- to 6-year-olds.
›› Dahlem, Lentzeallee 8/14, Tel. 030 820078910, www.kita-international.de

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