Christmas Nativity ~ 500+ FREE Colouring Pages for Kids

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Here is a wonderful smorgasbord of FREE Christmas Nativity colouring pages… hundreds of them… and don’t forget to check out our Christmas Master List for links to FREE Nativity puzzles, crafts, paper gifts, Happy Birthday Jesus, stationery, booklets, posters and all things Nativity for kids… enjoy!

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CHRISTMAS NATIVITY ~ COLOURING PAGES FOR KIDS ~ FREE PRINTABLE

Happy Birthday Jesus – colouring pages  various to choose from, so this theme has its own post; free printable

Nativity – colouring  (sermons4kids) of a lovely Mary about to tenderly lay her precious baby in the manger; a couple of sheep looking on, and the town and stars are visible through an archway behind her; free printable

The Gift of God – colouring  (max7) Mary holding Baby Jesus, Joseph sitting directly behind her and animals looking on; showing star through stable window; also available in Spanish, Hindi, Swahili and more; free printable

The Gift of God - Nativity colouring; Mary holding Baby Jesus, Joseph sitting directly behind her and animals looking on; star through stable window; free printable

Arise, Shine for your light has come  (ministry-to-children) Mary and Joseph gazing down at Baby Jesus; Because of Jesus, we have a Saviour – colouring  Mary, Joseph and Baby Jesus in a stable; Christmas Nativity – colouring book; Angels appear to the Shepherds – colouring pages  saying ‘Glory to God in the highest’; Isaiah 9 – colouring pages  an antique lamp with the words, ‘there will be no more gloom for those who were in distress; and a couple more; Because of Jesus, we have a way – colouring linking the birth of that little baby in the manger who grew up to be our Messiah on the cross; Two very different kings (the Lord Jesus vs King Herod) – colouring; Manger – colouring the name ‘Jesus’, sitting atop a manger; Nativity – colouring booklet 25 sequential pages; free printable

The Wise Men brought Gifts – colouring  (max7) a beautiful Nativity colouring, plus 4 easy hidden pictures to find; free printable

Nativity – colouring  (kidsplaycolor) Mary leaning over Baby Jesus in the manger while Joseph looks on; free printable

Nativity – colouring  (answersingenesis) Mary and Joseph look down on Baby Jesus; Shepherds meet Baby Jesus – colouring with their lambs looking on; Joseph and Mary search for a room – colouring; No room in the Inn – colouring  showing a cut-away of a guest room in a house; Camel with attitude – colouring one of the magi camels, for sure; Hope of Christmas – colouring showing the 2000 years from Abraham’s promise to King David to the Saviour; Joseph and Mary’s Journey – map colouring; free printable

An angel visits – colouring  (abdaacts) 3 pages; the angel visits Zechariah, then Mary, then Joseph; Mary laying baby Jesus in the manger – colouring  with Joseph looking on, lots of animals around them and the angels appearing to the shepherds in the background; He has sent us a Mighty Saviour – colouring from the royal line of His servant David just as He promised, Luke 1:69-70;  Angels and Shepherds Rejoice – colouring  decorated text; He will be called the Son of the Most High – colouring the angel announces; Glory to God in the highest – colouring; A Saviour has been born to you – colouring with bells, holly and Christmas star; Simeon recognises Jesus – colouring  when Mary and Joseph take Him to be presented at the temple; free printable

Nativity – colouring  (playskilfully) Mary holding Baby Jesus, Joseph and the animals pressing in for a closer look; free printable

Nativity – 3 colouring pages  (Dover sample) Joseph leading Mary on the donkey; No room at the inn, but you can stay here; Mary, Joseph and Baby Jesus with Bethlehem in background

What God Wants for Christmas – 6 colouring pages  (familylife; scroll down to ‘What God wants for Christmas’) unwrap the true meaning and wonder of Christmas in this interactive nativity booklet for children; each colouring page features one of the main characters in the Nativity story; free printable

Nativity – colouring  (miniaturemasterminds) an adorable Baby Jesus wrapped in swaddling clothes with a stained glass background and Bible verse from Isaiah 9:6 – For unto us a child is born, unto us a son is given; and the government shall be upon his shoulder and his name shall be called Wonderful counselor, The might GOD, The Everlasting Father, The Prince of Peace; Mary holding Baby Jesus – colouring; free printable

Nativity – colouring book  (kimmitzothompson) 14 pages to colour that tell the story of Jesus’ birth; free printable

Oh Holy Night – colouring  (homegrownhospitality; click on ‘view this photo’) manger scene in a fun patchwork doodle style; free printable

Magi point to the star – colouring  (pixabay); Nativity – colouring Baby Jesus, Mary, Joseph, shepherds, sheep, cow; Baby Jesus and Mary – colouring; Magi present their gifts – colouring  Jesus is held in Mary’s arms as a toddler, with Joseph standing behind them; Magi kneel before Jesus – colouring; Mary and Joseph escape to Egypt – colouring; Love – colouring the word ‘love’ decorated with Baby Jesus, Mary, Joseph and a sheep; Nativity – colouring a crowded stable scene with Baby Jesus, Mary, Joseph, shepherds, sheep, cow; free printable

Christmas Nativity colouring; magi pointing to the star; free printable

Good News of Great Joy, a Saviour, Christ the Lord – colouring  (hopeink) in a beautiful swirly doodle style; O holy night – beautiful swirly doodle to colour  (scroll down and click on ‘another version’) with houses, stars, snowflakes and swirls; O holy night, the stars are brightly shining; it is the night of our dear Saviour’s birth; thrill and hope, the weary world rejoices [what wonderful words; what a wonderful promise]; free printable

Jesus loves me – colouring booklet  (basictraining) a beautiful story booklet to print and colour with the Gospel message, explaining how Christmas fits into the 7C’s of God’s history from creation and corruption through to Christmas and the cross; and how Adam’s and Eve’s sin relates to us today. The Bible says that sin leads to death. But because God loved Adam and Eve He brought a lamb to die in their place. The lamb did not sin. The lamb did not deserve to die. God also promised Adam and Eve that He would send a Saviour to pay for the sins of the entire world, so that any one who believes in Him could be saved from their sin; 22 pages that can also be turned into a DIY activity book or sent a few pages at a time to your sponsored child; also available in colour and in Spanish; free printable

Oh Holy Night – colouring  (ministryark) Mary and Joseph looking down at Baby Jesus; free printable

Nativity – 13 colouring pages  (amysfreeideas) Mary, Joseph, Baby Jesus and the donkey; the magi journey following the star; Mary and Elizabeth; Mary and Joseph and their trip to Bethlehem on the donkey; Jesus’ dedication at the temple; the wise men meet King Herod; the wise men present their gifts; Mary and Joseph flee to Egypt; free printable

Nativity – colouring  (Biblefunforkids; scroll down to ‘here is a picture to color’ – the image is shown directly above the link) a cute scene of Mary, Joseph, Baby Jesus sitting up and peeking over the edge of the manger, two shepherds, three sheep and stable; more Nativity colouring pages; free printable

Nativity – 13 colouring pages  (Biblewise; scroll down) free printable

Nativity – colouring  (graphicgarden; scroll down to ‘Seasonal’ – then click on ‘Manger’) in a cute country style; free printable

Nativity scene – colouring  (craftingthewordofGod) Mary, Joseph, Baby Jesus, the shepherds, the magi, and animals with the words, ‘Merry Christmas’; Nativity – colouring Jesus in the manger with the words, ‘Merry Christmas’ above Him; Nativity – 9 colouring pages sequential pages telling the Christmas story; free printable

Nativity – colouring  (sermons4kids) Mary, Joseph, Baby Jesus and the animals; Wisemen / Magi – colouring  with camels and the magi pointing to Bethlehem in the distance; God with us – colouring  Mary holding Baby Jesus and looking down at Him; with Bible verse from Matthew 1:23; Nativity – colouring  of Mary and Joseph looking down at baby Jesus; Nativity – colouring  Mary, Joseph and shepherds looking down at baby Jesus; Nativity – colouring  Mary kneeling by the manger; a sheep looking on; Joseph and the shepherds standing behind her; Jesus is The Light – colouring Christmas candles with Bible verse from Isaiah 9:2 The people walking in darkness have seen a great light; Simeon and Anna with Baby Jesus in the temple – colouring; free printable

325 Colouring Bible Activity Sheets for kids  (calvarycurriculumoriginal) each booklet has one colouring page and several puzzle pages. The ones which are Nativity related are: 143-145; 164-171. And you will also find them in Spanish here (scroll down to 143-145; 164-171); free printable

Nativity – colouring  (tyndale) based on Bible verse from John 1:5 – The darkness would try to destroy Jesus (the light) but it would fail. The light would successfully bring salvation to the world; a busy colouring page of Baby Jesus in the manger in a doodle style; free printable

The Prophets foretold Jesus’ birth – colouring  (sundayschoolzone); Angel visits Mary – colour by number; Mary tells Joseph about Jesus – colour by number; Angel visits Joseph – colouring; Jesus was born in Bethlehem – colouring; The Shepherds rush to Bethlehem – colouring after the visit of the angels; The Shepherds visit Baby Jesus – colour by number in the stable with Mary, Joseph and the animals; The Wise Men travel to Bethlehem – colouring; The Wise Men’s Gifts – colour by number; The Wise Men worshipped Jesus – colouring; free printable

Nativity – 15 colouring pages  (honkingdonkey) free printable

Precious Moments Nativity – colouring  (coloringbook4kids) Mary, Joseph and Baby Jesus; Precious Moments Nativity – colouring  Mary, Joseph, Baby Jesus, shepherds, sheep and angels; Precious Moments Nativity Play – colouring a shepherd meets an angel; Precious Moments Little Drummer Boy – colouring  looking at Baby Jesus; Precious Moments – an angel blows a trumpet – colouring; Precious Moments Wise Men – colouring; free printable

Christmas Nativity – colouring  (Christmasowl) Jesus is born – Mary, Joseph, Baby Jesus, a couple of sheep, under the stars; Christmas Nativity – colouring  the magi present their gifts; free printable

Nativity – personalised colouring  (twistynoodle) Mary, Joseph and Baby Jesus; add your child’s name or ‘Happy Birthday Jesus’; free printable

Baby Jesus – colouring  (coloringpage) wrapped in swaddling clothes; Baby Jesus in the manger – colouring; Nativity – colouring Mary, Joseph and Baby Jesus; Nativity – colouring Mary, Joseph, and Baby Jesus; Nativity – colouring Mary holding Baby Jesus; Nativity – colouring Mary holding Baby Jesus; Nativity – colouring stained glass style outline template; free printable

An ornately adorned Camel – colouring  (edupics) a close up of a very regal looking camel, fit for the magi; Wisemen / Magi pointing to the Star – colouring and here’s a different version; Nativity Scene – colouring Baby Jesus, Mary, Joseph inside an open stable; Christ is born – colouring  Baby Jesus in the manger with Mary tending to Him, Joseph and magi nearby; Nativity Scene – colouring; Jesus in the Manger – colouring with Mary, 2 shepherds, cow, donkey and sheep crowding around Him; Nativity – colouring  Mary, Baby Jesus, Shepherds, cow and donkey; Nativity – colouring  Mary, Joseph and Baby Jesus in the manger; Nativity – colouring  Baby Jesus, Mary and Joseph standing behind her; Nativity – colouring  side view of Mary and Joseph standing either side of Baby Jesus, with the stable and star over them; free printable

Baby Jesus in the Manger – colouring  (freefunChristmas) with His arms in the air; sheep and birds with Him; Baby Jesus and wise men – colouring around the manger with the star radiating down; Nativity – colouring  Baby Jesus, Mary, Joseph, shepherds and sheep; for younger children; free printable

Nativity – colouring  (kidspuzzlesandgames) Mary, Baby Jesus, a shepherd and two sheep; free printable

Nativity – colouring pages  (Christiananswers) 8 pages telling the Christmas story; free printable

Nativity – 30 colouring pages  (supercoloring; scroll down); Magi – 11 colouring pages; Nativity – story colouring booklet; Mary and Baby Jesus – colouring pages; Nativity Scene – colour by number; free printable

Baby Jesus in the manger – colouring  (Bible-printables) with Mary and the animals; Mary bending over Baby Jesus and Joseph looking on – colouring; A Child is Born – colouring; Animals hover over Baby Jesus – colouringMary, Shepherd and two children watch Baby Jesus – colouring; Shepherd watching the star – colouring with his sheep around him; Shepherds see a great light – colouring; Angel appears to the Shepherds – colouring; Angel appears to Shepherds – colouring (2); Angel speaking to a Shepherd – colouringCute Shepherd boy in a Nativity play – colouring; Baby Jesus in the Manger – colouring with Mary and the shepherds; Angels over Baby Jesus – colouring; Mary and Jesus (inset) over a silhouette of Bethlehem – colouring; Journey of the Magi – colouring; The Magi Kings – colouringMagi point to the star – colouring; Magi on camels following the star – colouring; Magi with Gifts – colouring; Magi journey in the night – colouringChristmas Star over Bethlehem – colouring; O Little Town of Bethlehem – colouring; Flight into Egypt – colouring; more Nativity colouring pages; free printable

Nativity Christmas Star – colouring  (flamecreativekids) with the words, ‘And the glory of the Lord shone around them’; Emmanuel – God with us – colouring showing the houses of Bethlehem, to help us think about Jesus as ‘God with us’ in our world, our homes and our families; free printable

Christmas Nativity – 2 colouring pages  (lessons4sundayschool; scroll down) Baby Jesus in the manger with the star hovering over Him; Mary and Joseph watching Baby Jesus; for younger children; free printable

Christmas Nativity – 30 colouring pages  (truewaykids); Christmas Nativity – activity booklets for kids colouring pages and other activities; various topics – waiting for Christmas, the angel appears to Mary, Jesus is born, the shepherds, the wise men; Simeon and Anna meet Baby Jesus – activity booklet; for younger children; free printable

Christmas Nativity Colouring Booklet – The Best Christmas Gift  (mylittlehouse) 2 page cartoon colouring booklet available in various languages including English, Spanish, French, Portuguese; Two Miraculous Babies; Jesus is Born; An Angel visits Joseph; The Visit of the Magi; Baby Jesus meets Simeon and Anna in the Temple; Christmas Nativity cartoon story booklets to colour; some are also available in French, Spanish, Portuguese; free printable

Nativity scene with the shadow of the Cross – colouring  (freecoloringpagefun); Nativity – 23 colouring pages; free printable

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Christmas Nativity – colouring  (nonsensology; left click to enlarge then save) a pencil drawing in manga style with Mary and Joseph holding Baby Jesus, shepherds, magi, angels and animals around them

Nativity – 2 colouring pages  (freeChristianillustrations) Mary with Baby Jesus; Mary, Joseph, Baby Jesus and the animals in the stable; free printable

20 Christmas Nativity – doodles  (religiousdoodles) angel, shepherd, Jesus in manger, Christmas star, magi, Christmas carols, word art; you could easily combine some of these to make a unique colouring page; free printable

Nativity – 9 colouring pages  (raisingourkids); Mary, Jesus, shepherds and animals – colouring; free printable

Children dressed as the Magi – colouring  (funnycoloring) as part of a play; Magi on camels – colouring following the star; Magi journey on camels – colouringMagi bowing down to the new King – colouring  with Mary, Joseph and the angels watching; Mary holding Baby Jesus – colouring  inside a candle-shaped background; Mary, Joseph, Baby Jesus and lamb – colouring  children dressed as the characters; free printable

Nativity – 31 colouring pages for kids  (kids-n-fun) free printable

Baby Jesus in the Manger – colouring  (coloringcafe) with Mary, Joseph, and animals around him and a background of stars; free printable

The Angel appears to the Shepherds – colouring  (Dover sample) for younger children; free printable

Nativity – colouring pages  (Biblestoryprintables; scroll down); Nativity – 6 colouring pages; Wise men – colouring pages; for younger children; free printable

Nativity – cartoon to colour  (christiancliparts) Mary, Joseph, Baby Jesus and a couple of shepherds showing mainly their faces; Nativity – cartoon  pan-out view also showing the animals; free printable

Nativity – colouring  (sundayschoolresources) Mary and Joseph look down on Baby Jesus, surrounded by animals; free printable

bibleparent.com  hundreds of Christ-centred colouring pages with a stained glass look. A reminder who the Christmas party is for; who Jesus is; and of the gifts that Jesus brought with Him when He came to Earth… happy exploring! Scroll to the bottom of each page and read their instructions carefully to make full use of this site; free printable

Joseph, Mary and Baby Jesus flee to Egypt – colouring  (benscoloringpages) free printable

Nativity – colouring  (coloring-kids) Mary, Joseph and Baby Jesus; Nativity – colouring Mary, Joseph look down at Baby Jesus in the manger inside a little hut; Nativity – colouring Mary and Joseph kneel by Jesus in the manger; Baby Jesus in the Manger – colouring with Bethlehem in the background; Nativity – colouring Mary, Joseph, and Baby Jesus; Nativity – colouring Mary and Joseph kneel by Baby Jesus; Nativity – colouring Mary, Joseph, Baby Jesus and three children; Bethlehem silhouette – colouring in a diamond-shaped frame; Magi – colouring in a diamond-shaped frame; Nativity ornaments – colouring Mary, Joseph, Baby Jesus, shepherds, sheep; Children dressed up as the magi – colouringMary hugs a toddler Jesus – colouring; Magi offer their gifts – colouringMary holds Baby Jesus – colouring surrounded by animals – horse, ox, pig, goose, duck, rooster; Nativity – colouring Mary holds Baby Jesus as a shepherd looks on; Nativity – colouring Baby Jesus in the manger with a shepherd looking on with a dog, a rabbit and a squirrel; Nativity – colouring  Mary, Joseph and Baby Jesus under a rounded structure with star; Mary smiles at her baby – colouring stained glass style; Nativity – colouring a weary Mary and Joseph kneel by Baby Jesus; Nativity – colouring Mary in a decorated shawl holds Baby Jesus; Magi and Baby Jesus – colouring; An angel appears to the Shepherds – colouring; Mary and Joseph approach Bethlehem – colouring on the donkey; A Shepherd boy prays – colouringMary and Joseph flee into Egypt – colouring loading up the donkey at night and in a hurry; more Nativity colouring pages various to choose from; free printable

Magi following the star – colouring  (mradron) with Bible verse from Matthew 2:12 – Where is He who has been born king of the Jews? For we saw his star in the east and have come to worship Him; Isaiah 9:6 – Scripture doodle  For to us a child is born, to us a son is given, and the government will be on his shoulders. And he will be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace; words inside a decorated frame of flowers; also available in Spanish; free printable

Nativity – 8 colouring pages  (sparklebox) free printable

Nativity – colouring  (teacherhelp; scroll down to ‘Luke 2:11’) Mary, Joseph, Baby Jesus and a couple of sheep with Bible verse from Luke 2:11 – For unto you is born this day in the city of David a Saviour, which is Christ the Lord; free printable

Christ is Born – Nativity colouring  (inspired-imaging; left click to enlarge the image, then save it) the magi presenting their gifts under a radiating star; Christ is born – Nativity colouring (a close up of the previous page); God’s gift to us – Nativity colouring; Mary and Joseph and Baby Jesus – colouring; all with a stained glass feel; free printable

Christmas Nativity – colouring pages  (1plus1plus1equals1) for younger children; free printable

I bring you glad tidings – colouring  (flandersfamily) white on black; shepherd watching his flock at night; John 1:14 – colouring  The Word became flesh and dwelt among us; Baby Jesus in the manger with a dove hovering above Him; Isaiah 9:6 – colouring  His name shall be called Wonderful, Counsellor, the Mighty God, the Everlasting Father, the Prince of peace; vintage style rolled up map and open books; Isaiah 7:14 – colouring  Behold a virgin shall conceive and bear a son and shall call His name Immanuel; vintage style scroll border; free printable

Nativity – colouring pages  (first-school) several to choose from; free printable

Nativity – 20 colouring pages  (cathycreatif); Nativity – 17 colouring pages; Magi – 16 colouring pages  free printable

Angels appear to the shepherds – colouring  (benstox) free printable

Nativity – colouring pages  (oncoloring) various to choose from; free printable

Nativity – 24 colouring pages  (coloringhome) various to choose from; Nativity – colouring Mary, Joseph, Baby Jesus, and a sheep in a cave; free printable

Nativity – 50+ colouring pages  (coloringpages1001) free printable

Mary with Baby Jesus – stained glass colouring  (sundayschoolprintables) with a donkey looking over her shoulder; free printable

Christmas Nativity – colouring pages  (getcoloringpages) various to choose from; free printable

Christmas Nativity – colouring pages  (colorluna) various to choose from; free printable

Nativity Christmas Star – doodle  (educationalinsights; scroll down) a large Christmas star with rolling hills backdrop; free printable

Christmas Nativity – colouring pages  (proverbialhomemaker) part of a 70 page Nativity pack for children; free printable (subscribers only)

Baby in Manger – colouring  (allkidsnetwork) with Mary, Joseph, cow, donkey, sheep, dove peeking at the baby; (members only, but sign-up appears to be free)

Nativity – colouring pages  (calvarycurriculumrevised; NT001 to NT011) a great resource for kids with the angels looking like they have come from a modern day superhero comic. Topics include: Prophecies of the Birth; Genealogy of Jesus; Angel visits Mary; Mary visits Elizabeth; Zacharias and Elizabeth; John the Baptist; Birth of Jesus; Shepherds; Magi; plus more; and most are also available in Spanish; members only (for purchase)

Nativity – colouring  (freelancefridge; scroll down) Mary, Joseph, Baby Jesus, the shepherds, and the animals; the magi present their gifts; Baby Jesus and the animals look in puzzlement at His new gifts; for purchase, but it looks great!

Nativity – colouring pages  (mamaslearningcorner) each character’s name is labelled for kids to trace over and make a mini book; Baby Jesus, Mary, Joseph, angel, stable, star , wise men, gold, frankincense, myrrh, shepherd; for younger children; for purchase

Nativity – colouring pages  (duckduckgo)

Jazz up your colouring pages  shrink down your colouring pages or combine them to make a unique scene; add a border, a title and a Bible verse to make your colouring pages more interesting with this easy tutorial

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7 thoughts on “Christmas Nativity ~ 500+ FREE Colouring Pages for Kids

  1. Wonderful resources!! This is awesome – especially for me as a children’s minister. I’m glad you found me and “A Couple of Stars and a Happy Face”. I very much appreciate the thumbs up you gave me. I will be stopping by your log again, and again, and again….. :)

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