14 June 2014 - 30 April 2015, 10:00 - 17:00
Foundling Fellow Lemn Sissay holds a unique exhibition in the Foundling Museum Cafe.
02 September 2014 - 04 January 2015
Foundlings at War is a major research project supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund examining the Foundling Hospital’s historic links with the military.
25 September 2014 - 04 January 2015
Renowned natural history sound recordist and 2014 Handel Foundling Fellow Chris Watson links past and present through a poetic meditation on the importance of place
26 September 2014 - 04 January 2015
Exploring the life and collection of Dr Richard Mead (1673-1754), one of the most eminent physicians, patrons, collectors and philanthropists of his day, this exhibition brings to light the Foundling Hospital's relationship with a truly remarkable individual.
28 October 2014, 10:30 - 16:30
Join Melany Rose in the Picture Gallery to create a collaborative sculpture and bring the London Foundling Hospital building to life
29 October 2014, 10:30 - 16:30
Make your own eighteenth-century medicine kit inspired by Dr Mead
30 October 2014, 18:30 - 21:00
Join Dr Steven Parissien, Director of Compton Verney, for an evening of beer tasting
31 October 2014, 10:30 - 16:30
Conjure your own magic spells in our special Halloween workshop ‘plague, pestilence and poisons’.
06 December 2014, 10:30 - 16:30
Create your own ‘pop up’ Christmas cards using a range of festive materials and archive photographs from past Christmas celebrations at the Foundling Hospital.
07 December 2014, 14:00 - 16:00
Join Stephanie Chapman for a talk on the exhibition The Generous Georgian: Dr Richard Mead. Afterwards, German pianist Gisela Meyer performs on the Foundling Museum’s beautiful 1923 Broadwood piano.