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The Foundling Museum is one of London's real hidden treasures. Originally established in 1739 as a hospital which looked after abandoned children, the museum now tells their story. Using oral testimony, original artefacts and photographs, their history is explored and compared to the lives of contemporary children. More about The Foundling Museum

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    Geoffrey Preston: Lines Of BeautyGeoffrey Preston: Lines Of BeautyA review of the 400-year-old tradition of decorative plasterwork, from the Rococo splendour of the Foundling Hospital Court Room to the contemporary designs of master craftsman Geoffrey Preston.31st July 2015Sunday 6th September 2015 Where:
    The Foundling Museum, 40  Brunswick Square      WC1N 1AZ
    Category: event

    Geoffrey Preston: Lines Of Beauty

    Ongoing
    Dates4th June to 6th September 2015
     
    The Foundling Museum 

    A review of the 400-year-old tradition of decorative plasterwork, from the Rococo splendour of the Foundling Hospital Court Room to the contemporary designs of master craftsman Geoffrey Preston.

    r event r Exhibitions r Art exhibitions - Modern and Contemporary Art
     
    26 Pairs Of Eyes26 Pairs Of EyesTwenty-six sestudes, written works that feature exactly 62 words, shown alongside the artefacts from the collection that inspired their creation. Featuring works by writers including former Poet Laureate Sir Andrew Motion.31st July 2015Saturday 26th September 2015 Where:
    The Foundling Museum, 40  Brunswick Square      WC1N 1AZ
    Category: event

    26 Pairs Of Eyes

    Ongoing
    Dates4th June to 26th September 2015
     
    The Foundling Museum 

    Twenty-six sestudes, written works that feature exactly 62 words, shown alongside the artefacts from the collection that inspired their creation. Featuring works by writers including former Poet Laureate Sir Andrew Motion.

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    Foundlings At War: Military BandsFoundlings At War: Military Bands31st July 2015Monday 5th October 2015 Where:
    The Foundling Museum, 40  Brunswick Square      WC1N 1AZ
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    Foundlings At War: Military Bands

    Ongoing
    Dates24th February to 5th October 2015 - 10am-5pm
     
    The Foundling Museum 
    r event r Exhibitions r Art exhibitions - Photography
     
    Make A Token: WorkshopMake A Token: WorkshopCreate your own clay token using traditional sculptural techniques.1st August 2015Saturday 1st August 2015 Where:
    The Foundling Museum, 40  Brunswick Square      WC1N 1AZ
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    Make A Token: Workshop

    Free Event On Soon
    DatesSaturday 1st August 2015 at 10.30am-12noon, 1pm-2.30pm and 2.30pm-4pm | Pricing Free
     
    The Foundling Museum 

    Create your own clay token using traditional sculptural techniques.

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    Foundling SundayFoundling SundayResearch volunteer Barbara Prynn tells the stories of children brought to the Hospital following the Napoleonic Wars. The talk is followed by a performance from pianist Jack Lambert in the Picture Gallery.2nd August 2015Sunday 2nd August 2015 Where:
    The Foundling Museum, 40  Brunswick Square      WC1N 1AZ
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    Foundling Sunday

    On Soon
    DatesSunday 2nd August 2015 - 3pm
     
    The Foundling Museum 

    Research volunteer Barbara Prynn tells the stories of children brought to the Hospital following the Napoleonic Wars. The talk is followed by a performance from pianist Jack Lambert in the Picture Gallery.

    r event r Concerts r Classical
     
    Rococo Plaster Casts: WorkshopRococo Plaster Casts: WorkshopMake and take home your own ceiling tile.4th August 2015Tuesday 4th August 2015 Where:
    The Foundling Museum, 40  Brunswick Square      WC1N 1AZ
    Category: event

    Rococo Plaster Casts: Workshop

    Free Event On Soon
    DatesTuesday 4th August 2015 at 10.30am-12.30pm and 2pm-4pm | Pricing Free
     
    The Foundling Museum 

    Make and take home your own ceiling tile.

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    Sunday ConcertSunday ConcertPianist Masachi Nishiyama performs a selection of classical pieces in the beautiful surrounds of the Picture Gallery.16th August 2015Sunday 16th August 2015 Where:
    The Foundling Museum, 40  Brunswick Square      WC1N 1AZ
    Category: event

    Sunday Concert

    On Soon
    DatesSunday 16th August 2015 - 3pm
     
    The Foundling Museum 

    Pianist Masachi Nishiyama performs a selection of classical pieces in the beautiful surrounds of the Picture Gallery.

    r event r Concerts r Classical
     
    The Askew SistersThe Askew SistersThe two-piece performs folk.11th September 2015Friday 11th September 2015 Where:
    The Foundling Museum, 40  Brunswick Square      WC1N 1AZ
    Category: event

    The Askew Sisters

     
    DatesFriday 11th September 2015 - 7pm
     
    The Foundling Museum 

    The two-piece performs folk.

    r event r Concerts r Jazz, Blues, Country and Folk - Folk
     
    Dawn ChorusDawn ChorusAlan Paisley and Peter Dear lead a walk offering the chance to hear early morning bird song.25th September 2015Friday 25th September 2015 Where:
    The Foundling Museum, 40  Brunswick Square      WC1N 1AZ
    Category: event

    Dawn Chorus

     
    DatesFriday 25th September 2015 - 10am-5pm
     
    The Foundling Museum 

    Alan Paisley and Peter Dear lead a walk offering the chance to hear early morning bird song.

    r event r Tours r Guided Tours - Sightseeing - Guided Walks
     
    The Fallen WomanThe Fallen WomanThrough its new exhibition the Foundling Museum explores the myth and reality of The Fallen Woman in Victorian Britain through paintings and popular media of the period. In an age when sexual innocence was highly valued and it was only deemed appropriate for women to have sex within marriage, the loss of chastity of an unwed woman had multiple repe25th September 2015Sunday 3rd January 2016 Where:
    The Foundling Museum, 40  Brunswick Square      WC1N 1AZ
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    The Fallen Woman

     
    Dates25th September 2015 to 3rd January 2016
     
    The Foundling Museum 

    Through its new exhibition the Foundling Museum explores the myth and reality of The Fallen Woman in Victorian Britain through paintings and popular media of the period. In an age when sexual innocence was highly valued and it was only deemed appropriate for women to have sex within marriage, the loss of chastity of an unwed woman had multiple repe... More about this event

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