05 October 2014, 14:00 - 16:00
Volunteer Sarah Warren explores Dr Richard Mead’s relationship with the Foundling Hospital. Afterwards, join violinist Hannah Woolmer and pianist Daniel Roberts for a concert in the Picture Gallery.
04 October 2014, 11:00 - 13:00
Wellcome Trust Engagement Fellow Dr Richard Barnett leads a walking tour, In Sickness and in Health: Medicine for the Poor in Bloomsbury’s Golden Age.
03 October 2014, 18:30 - 21:00
The latest installment of our Folk at the Foundling concert series with the multi-award winning Ewan McLennan
30 September 2014, 17:00 - 18:30
Join the Learning team for a private tour of our current exhibition The Generous Georgian: Dr Richard Mead
27 September 2014, 15:00
Join project researcher Anna Testar in the Introductory Gallery for a 10 minute in-focus talk on the temporary display, Foundlings at War: World War I.
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.
25 September 2014, 10:30 - 11:30
Innovative classical babies' concert created by mum and pianist Miaomiao Yu
21 September 2014, 15:00 - 16:00
*Due to circumstances beyond our control, this concert has unfortunately been cancelled*
12 September 2014, 18:30 - 19:00
To coincide with the Foundlings at War display, Coope, Boyes and Simpson perform In Flanders Fields.
11 September 2014, 13:00 - 14:00
A recital by harpist Juliana Myslov, a recipient of the Martin Musical Scholarship Fund.