14 November 2014 - 30 January 2015
Responding to the history of Foundling Hospital and the mothers’ tokens, students and teachers from Central Saint Martins took part in jewellery-making workshops at the Museum.
13 November 2014, 13:00 - 14:00
A recital by cellist Leander Kippenberg in the beautiful surrounds of the Picture Gallery.
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.
31 October 2014, 10:30 - 16:30
Conjure your own magic spells in our special Halloween workshop ‘plague, pestilence and poisons’.
30 October 2014, 18:30 - 21:00
Join Dr Steven Parissien, Director of Compton Verney, for an evening of beer tasting
29 October 2014, 10:30 - 16:30
Make your own eighteenth-century medicine kit inspired by Dr Mead
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
23 October 2014, 10:30 - 11:30
Innovative classical babies’ concert created by mum and pianist, Miaomiao Yu
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.
20 October 2014
One-day cross-disciplinary conference in conjunction with our autumn exhibition, 'The Generous Georgian: Dr Richard Mead'