Braunschweig is a very family-friendly city: With workplace kindergartens and flexible working time models at many companies in Braunschweig as well as a wide range of municipal all-day schools, you are provided with the best prerequisites for successfully combining family and career. The range of kindergartens and schools is diverse: in addition to the regular models, there are also numerous parents‘ initiatives, bilingual kindergartens, independent schools, an international school and a Waldorf School in Braunschweig.
For family weekends as well as afternoon activities for children and adolescents, there are plenty of resources to draw on in the Lion City. The portfolio of leisure possibilities is colourful and full of variety with diverse sports clubs, music schools, youth centres, playgrounds, libraries and museums. For little discoverers, the Natural History Museum and the Braunschweig State Museum’s Kindermuseum (children’s museum) are home to particularly exciting treasures from the Braunschweig museum collections. The theatre scene also offers a child-friendly cultural program with the Junge Staatstheater (Young State Theatre) and the Fadenschein Theatre.
Even when strolling through the city, the younger generations are catered for: With numerous nappy-changing and breastfeeding rooms, designated play areas in specialist shops, pharmacies and fashion boutiques, together with the game trail in the public area, the city centre is optimally prepared to care for families.