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Inspire and Be Inspired

Inspire and Be Inspired

08 October 2014, 18:00 - 21:00

2014 Coram Foundling Fellow, Lemn Sissay MBE, explores his life in care, past and present. Inspired by the lives of the foundlings and his Fellowship mural Superman was a Foundling, this inspirational and personal talk is followed by a screening of Sissay’s BBC documentary film Internal Flight.

Lunchtime Concert

Lunchtime Concert

09 October 2014, 13:00 - 14:00

Clarinettist Liam Harman performs in the beautiful surrounds of the Picture Gallery.

Sunday Concert

Sunday Concert

12 October 2014, 15:00 - 16:00

Cellist Felicity Vincent and pianist Oliver Davies return to the Museum to perform a programme including works by Beethoven.

Foundling Talk: Exhibition Special

Foundling Talk: Exhibition Special

17 October 2014, 14:30 - 15:30

Join Dr Gareth Williams for a talk accompanying the exhibition The Generous Georgian: Dr Richard Mead.

Sunday Concert

Sunday Concert

19 October 2014, 15:00 - 16:00

Dynamic ensemble Ellipsis Wind Quintet return to the Museum with a programme of twentieth-century classics.

Conference: Dr Richard Mead: Physician, Philanthropist, Collector

Conference: Dr Richard Mead: Physician, Philanthropist, Collector

20 October 2014

One-day cross-disciplinary conference in conjunction with our autumn exhibition, 'The Generous Georgian: Dr Richard Mead'

Talk: Foundling at War

Talk: Foundling at War

21 October 2014, 15:00 - 15:30

Join Curator Stephanie Chapman in the Introductory Gallery for a short in-focus talk on the temporary display, Foundlings at War: World War I.

Bach to Baby

Bach to Baby

23 October 2014, 10:30 - 11:30

Innovative classical babies’ concert created by mum and pianist, Miaomiao Yu

Family Workshop: Amazing Architecture

Family Workshop: Amazing Architecture

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

Family Workshop: Leeches and Lesions

Family Workshop: Leeches and Lesions

29 October 2014, 10:30 - 16:30

Make your own eighteenth-century medicine kit inspired by Dr Mead