Our English-Mandarin nurseryis in the Barbican

Why did we make that call? To be at the heart of the City of London and Square Mile, close to where you work. We wanted to be near the gardens of the Barbican and wonderful sites like St Pauls or the Museum of London and the Barbican Centre. Our nursery in the City of London gives children an experience that they cannot get anywhere else. Explore our nursery!


What We Offer

  • 50:50 immersion in English and Mandarin
  • Fantastic cultural curriculum to get children school-ready by 5.
  • Values-based pedagogy to foster the global citizens of the future.
  • Amongst the most qualified early years' educational teams.
  • Excursions to some of the best attractions near the Barbican.
  • Nutritious meals made by our own qualified chef.
  • Holiday camps and after-school clubs.
  • Pediatric first aid and safeguarding trained staff.

In our warm nursery, every child develops at their own rhythm and style. In our nursery in Barbican, we graduate children through the age groups by the age and stage of their development. This guarantees that your child will always be happy and encouraged in a group that is right for his/her needs.

These are our age groups:


6 - 15 months
12 Places
Available Spaces

Baby Dragons

12 - 24 months
15 Places
Few Available Spaces

Blue Dragons

22 - 36 months
20 Places
Few Available Spaces

Dragon Flights

36+ months
24 Places
Available Spaces


How's the day-to-day in our nursery in Barbican?

Our City nursery and preschool is near you!

Hatching Dragons nursery is in a convenient location so you don't need to rush across London if you need to see your child. Our daycare is available from 8:30 am to 6:30 pm, 51 weeks a year.

Walking distance from main stations:

  • - Barbican: 4 min
  • - St Paul: 7 min
  • - City Thameslink: 10 min
  • - Moorgate: 13 min
  • - Mansion House: 13 min
  • - Bank: 15 min
  • - Cannon Street: 17 min
  • - Liverpool Street: 20 min


  • ofsted good provider
  • national day nurseries association
  • food hygiene rating for hatching-dragons