The Foundling Museum Venue Hire  

 
 
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, 40 Brunswick Square, Bloomsbury, London WC1N 1AZ
 
 
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Tue-Sat: 10am-5pm; Sun: 11am-5pm; Mon: closed
 

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The Foundling Museum

Hire this venue for your own event - it has seven function rooms the largest of which can hold a maximum of 200 guests and the smallest is ideal for 30.

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. In addition, the museum displays works by the many artists who became governors of the hospital, including William Hogarth and Handel. It's all housed in interiors preserved from the 18th century. There are very few museums in London that offer such a fascinating history. Each month the museum hosts a variety of afternoon concerts in the Picture Gallery which are free with museum admission. Concerts and recitals usually take place at Thursday lunchtimes, one Sunday in the middle of the month and the last Friday of each month.

 

The Foundling Museum events

 
Folk At The Foundling: Josienne Clarke & Kit Downes With Jeff WarnerFolk At The Foundling: Josienne Clarke & Kit Downes With Jeff Warner29th September 2017Friday 29th September 2017 Where:
The Foundling Museum, 40  Brunswick Square      WC1N 1AZ
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Folk At The Foundling: Josienne Clarke & Kit Downes With Jeff Warner
event  Friday 29th September 2017
TIMES  Friday 29th September 2017 - 7pm-10.30pm  PRICING  £14, adv £12
Basic InstinctsBasic InstinctsExhibitions & Art, Painting.29th September 2017Sunday 7th January 2018 Where:
The Foundling Museum, 40  Brunswick Square      WC1N 1AZ
Category: event
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Basic Instincts
event  Running from Friday 29th September 2017 until Sunday 7th January 2018
TIMES  29th September 2017 to 7th January 2018 - Various Times  PRICING  £11, concs £8.25, child Free
Exhibitions & Art, Painting.
Raft Of The MedusaRaft Of The MedusaExhibitions & Art, Sculpture.29th September 2017Sunday 7th January 2018 Where:
The Foundling Museum, 40  Brunswick Square      WC1N 1AZ
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Raft Of The Medusa
event  Running from Friday 29th September 2017 until Sunday 7th January 2018
TIMES  29th September 2017 to 7th January 2018 - Various Times  PRICING  £11, concs £8.25, child Free
Exhibitions & Art, Sculpture.
Basic Instincts: Curator TourBasic Instincts: Curator TourExhibitions & Art, Painting.1st October 2017Sunday 1st October 2017 Where:
The Foundling Museum, 40  Brunswick Square      WC1N 1AZ
Category: event
On Soon
Basic Instincts: Curator Tour
event  Sunday 1st October 2017
TIMES  Sunday 1st October 2017 - 3pm  PRICING  Free-£11
Exhibitions & Art, Painting.
In Conversation With Rachel KneeboneIn Conversation With Rachel KneeboneLiterary & Education, Talk.6th October 2017Friday 6th October 2017 Where:
The Foundling Museum, 40  Brunswick Square      WC1N 1AZ
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
In Conversation With Rachel Kneebone
event  Friday 6th October 2017
TIMES  Friday 6th October 2017 - 6pm  PRICING  Free
Literary & Education, Talk.
Bach To Baby Family ConcertBach To Baby Family Concert12th October 2017Thursday 12th October 2017 Where:
The Foundling Museum, 40  Brunswick Square      WC1N 1AZ
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Bach To Baby Family Concert
event  Thursday 12th October 2017
TIMES  Thursday 12th October 2017 - 10.30am-11.30am  PRICING  £12
Independent Women: Courtesans & Prostitutes In The Georgian EraIndependent Women: Courtesans & Prostitutes In The Georgian EraLiterary & Education, Talk.21st October 2017Saturday 21st October 2017 Where:
The Foundling Museum, 40  Brunswick Square      WC1N 1AZ
Category: event
 
Independent Women: Courtesans & Prostitutes In The Georgian Era
event  Saturday 21st October 2017
TIMES  Saturday 21st October 2017 - 3pm  PRICING  £5, concs £3
Literary & Education, Talk.
Majestic Georgian Angel WingsMajestic Georgian Angel WingsLiterary & Education, Art Workshop.24th October 2017Tuesday 24th October 2017 Where:
The Foundling Museum, 40  Brunswick Square      WC1N 1AZ
Category: event
Free Event 
Majestic Georgian Angel Wings
event  Tuesday 24th October 2017
TIMES  Tuesday 24th October 2017 at 10.30am-12noon, 1pm-2.30pm and 3pm-4.30pm  PRICING  Free
Literary & Education, Art Workshop.
Life-Size Dolls' ClothesLife-Size Dolls' ClothesLiterary & Education, Art Workshop.25th October 2017Wednesday 25th October 2017 Where:
The Foundling Museum, 40  Brunswick Square      WC1N 1AZ
Category: event
Free Event 
Life-Size Dolls' Clothes
event  Wednesday 25th October 2017
TIMES  Wednesday 25th October 2017 at 10.30am-12noon, 1pm-2.30pm and 3pm-4.30pm  PRICING  Free
Literary & Education, Art Workshop.
Glorious Clay AngelsGlorious Clay AngelsLiterary & Education, Art Workshop.26th October 2017Thursday 26th October 2017 Where:
The Foundling Museum, 40  Brunswick Square      WC1N 1AZ
Category: event
Free Event 
Glorious Clay Angels
event  Thursday 26th October 2017
TIMES  Thursday 26th October 2017 at 11am-12.30pm, 1.15pm-2.45pm and 3.15pm-4.45pm  PRICING  Free
Literary & Education, Art Workshop.

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The Foundling Museum  

   
The Foundling Museum

The Foundling Museum  

 

Court Room

Court Room

Capacity

Dinner
30
 
 

Dimensions

Length
10.4m
 
Width
7.2m
 
Area
74.88m²
 
 
 

Picture Gallery

Picture Gallery
 
 

Capacity

Theatre
100
 
Reception
150
 
Dinner
100
 
 

Dimensions

Length
7.8m
 
Width
15.9m
 
Area
124.02m²
 
 
 

Coram's Children Gallery

Coram's Children Gallery

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Commitee Room

Commitee Room

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Length
7.9m
 
Width
5.3m
 
Area
41.87m²
 
 
 

Gerald Coke Handel Collection

Gerald Coke Handel Collection

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Temporary Exhibition Gallery

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Entire Museum

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Reception
200
 

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