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The Foundling Museum explores the history of the Foundling Hospital, the UK's first children's charity and first public art gallery. Read More


With beautiful eighteenth-century interiors and an art collection packed with gems, the Foundling Museum offers a selection of spaces to host your next event. Housed within a three-storey, Grade II-listed building, the museum's spaces offer a mix of ornate Rococo and contemporary interior design, making this an ideal venue for receptions and dinners, weddings, focused meetings and away days, and so much more. Nestled in the heart of Bloomsbury, the museum is conveniently located near King’s Cross, Holborn, and Euston stations.

Meeting room layouts

Room Style Capacity
Court Room
  Theatre 60
  Banqueting 40
  Reception 80
  Boardroom 21
  U Shape 24
Picture Gallery
  Theatre 120
  Classroom 36
  Banqueting 110
  Reception 150
  Boardroom 28
  U Shape 30
Clore Creative Studio
  Theatre 65
  Cabaret 24
  Classroom 36
  U Shape 23
Study Studio
  Theatre 50
  Cabaret 24
  Classroom 36
  U Shape 23

Facilities & Accessibility

Access Inside Building Facilities
Accessible lift
All routes suitable for wheelchair users
Lift buttons with raised numbers or letters
Access into the Building
Ramps with handrails to entrance
Accessible Venue Facilities
Assistance dogs welcome
Wheelchairs available free of charge
Level access, ramp or lift to the shop
Additional Accessible Facilities
Low reception or information counters
Attraction Facilities
Gift shop
Patron toilets
Public toilets
Booking Facilities
Coach parties accepted
Group bookings accepted
Children Facilities
Children welcome
Event Facilities
Available for wedding receptions
Breakout Rooms
Civil Partnership licence held
Conference rooms / Meeting rooms
In house AV available
Licenced for civil marriages
Offers charity rates
Trade vehicle access
Wedding service
General Facilities
Free WiFi

Venue details and map

Foundling Museum

40 Brunswick Square
+44 (0)20 7841 3616