Welcome to Playlanders

A Cambridge based playgroup

Who We Are...

Playlanders is a Playgroup and Pre-school in North Cambridge (in St George’s Church Hall on Chesterfield Road, just off Milton Road) that was established in 1978. Our aim is to offer a quality experience for children aged two and over in a friendly setting.

We can offer your child the following facilities:

  • A very large and spacious playroom
  • Qualified, experienced and friendly staff
  • Outside play area and a large garden
  • Wide variety of toys and equipment
  • Fun activities including arts and crafts
  • Music and Drama
  • Cookery and Gardening
  • Water, dough and sand
  • Playgroup Plus…..extra activities to progress beyond playgroup and prepare for school.

New Opening Times...

We are now open on


during the school term

We would like to welcome you to join us for a virtual tour of Playlanders....

We were the

University of Cambridge

Fitzwilliam Museum's

Nursery in Residence

for 2019/20

This was a collaborative research project during which children and adults worked together to explore different ways of experiencing the museum.

More details are on the Fitzwilliam Museum's website.

For any enquiries please contact Susan Lister:

Have any questions?


01223 420 954


07773 958270

(8.30am to 2pm on

Mon, Tue, Wed,

in term time only)


St George’s Church Hall

Chesterfield Road (off Milton Road)


Click here for map

Correspondence address

c/o 80 Ramsden Square



Need some help?


Playlanders now has a 'Wish list' of items that we need, please click here to view.

We are grateful for any items, large or small.