Gymboree Play & Music is the global leader for developmental play, music and art classes for parents and children ages newborn to five. Based on a blend of early childhood development theories complemented by more than 40 years of hands-on experience, Gymboree Play & Music classes are available through more than 700 franchised and company-operated centers in the United States and over 40 other countries.
Originally established in 1976 by founder Joan Barnes, a California mom, looking to expand the play and learning opportunities available to her children.
More than 730 franchised and company-operated centers, internationally.
Operates in 40 countries including the US, Canada, China, Australia, France, Pakistan, among others.
Offers an array of classes developed by early childhood experts to enhance the whole child development of children ages newborn to 5 years old.
Classes are designed in 6-month increments to meet a child’s unique interests and abilities, and to constantly challenge the child to learn and grow.
Gymboree Play & Music is currently a standalone company under the GymboGlobal Corporation.
No longer owned or part of The Gymboree Corporation, which specializes in children’s retail.