03 March 2013, 14:00 - 16:00
Free with Museum admission. Booking not required.
The first Sunday of each month we offer visitors to the Museum a free talk and concert. This month's talk focuses on our current exhibition Fate, Hope & Charity.
Talk, 14:00: The Tragic Tale of Margaret Larney
Janette Bright, researcher of Fate, Hope & Charity, unravels the story of an unfortunate woman, whose conviction at the Old Bailey led her son to the Foundling Hospital and her to execution at Tyburn. Margaret Larney's letter of petition to the Foundling Hospital is displayed in the exhibition.
Concert, 15:00: The award winning Ellipsis Wind Quintet perform a programme of modern music in our beautiful Picture Gallery.
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23 June 2013, 15:00 - 16:00
Heldentenor David Sadlier accompanied by pianist Lelia Sadlier sings a programme of Benjamin Britten's Holy Sonnets of John Donne, and Richard Wagner and John Traill.
23 June 2013, 12:00 - 14:00
This season join us for the launch of our summer Foundling Walks. Each walk ends at the Foundling Museum in time for one of the many concerts held in our Picture Gallery. Check the listings for concert details.