What's On

Sunday Concert

Sunday Concert

16 November 2014, 15:00 - 16:00

Pianist Yllka Istrefi returns to the Museum after her brilliant performance at our 10th Birthday Weekend in June.

Folk at the Foundling: Lady Maisery

Folk at the Foundling: Lady Maisery

14 November 2014, 19:00 - 21:30

Whether singing unaccompanied or with backing from accordion, harp, banjo and fiddle, be prepared for Lady Maisery to enchant with rich harmonies and sumptuous clashes.

Lunchtime Concert

Lunchtime Concert

13 November 2014, 13:00 - 14:00

A recital by cellist Leander Kippenberg in the beautiful surrounds of the Picture Gallery.

Foundling Sunday

Foundling Sunday

02 November 2014, 14:00 - 16:00

To accompany the exhibition The Generous Georgian: Dr Richard Mead, volunteer Flora Allen gives a talk in the Picture Gallery entitled Quacks: medical charlatans of eighteenth-century London. Join us afterwards for a concert performance by flautist Michael Liu and pianist Belle Chen.

Family Workshop: Halloween Special

Family Workshop: Halloween Special

31 October 2014, 10:30 - 16:30

Conjure your own magic spells in our special Halloween workshop ‘plague, pestilence and poisons’.

Beer Street

Beer Street

30 October 2014, 18:30 - 21:00

Join Dr Steven Parissien, Director of Compton Verney, for an evening of beer tasting

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

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

Bach to Baby

Bach to Baby

23 October 2014, 10:30 - 11:30

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

Talk: Foundlings at War

Talk: Foundlings 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.