globegarden Alfred-Escher

A home designed for children. Family-like child-
care directly behind the Swisslife closeby train station Enge. One solution – for babies up until kindergarten.


Forest day | dance pedagogy | rythmics | painting class | gymnastics at the gym

Balanced Nutrition

On-site Kitchen and chef

Well Aware@Childcare

The childcare center follows the criteria and guidelines for healthy nutrition and exercise according to "Prävention und Gesundheitsförderung Kanton Zürich"

Studies, projects & awards

- Childcare quality label based on ISO 9001
- CLASS (Teachstone) study: 2014
- Study of the university of Zurich regarding teamwork: 2013 

Annual Program

- One big excursion a month, e.g. to the zoo, airport, farm, food or flower markets or to a museum
- Project weeks as for example: Week of Switzerland in August
- Parties, as for example Halloween, Carnival, National day, Light Festival or local holidays
- Traditions and customs (e.g. local fairs)
- Project work along the annual program of the center

Center size

450 m2

Parks and playgrounds nearby

- Community Center Enge
- Rentenwiese/Arboretum

Opening hours

7.00am - 7.00pm; Emergency care until 9.00pm

Half-day bookings




State-subsidized places



(Swiss)German & English


Alfred-Escher-Strasse 34, 8002 Zurich
Phone Family Services: 044 536 55 32 | Center: 043 344 56 21

How to get there

Train Station Enge or Tram 5, Station: Rentenanstalt




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Visit our childcare centers and ask about the educational program of the specific center. Every family and every child is different. A guided tour and personal contact with the center director helps you understand best, if this center is the right choice for your child and family.