• Rococo features in the Court Room, one of the filming and photoshoot locations to hire at the Foundling MuseumThe Court Room © GG Archard
  • The eighteenth century Court Room, a period filming and photoshoot location in LondonThe Court Room © GG Archard
  • Rococo features in the Court RoomDetail from the Court Room © GG Archard
  • Period features in the Picture Gallery, one of the filming and photoshoot locations to hire at the Foundling MuseumThe Picture Gallery © Dan Weill Photography
  • The eighteenth-century interiors of the Picture GalleryThe Picture Gallery © GG Archard
  • The Committee Room, one of the filming and photoshoot locations to hire at the Foundling MuseumThe Committee Room © GG Archard
  • Georgian interior details at the Foundling MuseumThe Committee Room © GG Archard
  • Georgian interior details at the Foundling MuseumFirst floor foyer © GG Archard
The Foundling Museum offers several filming and photography locations in central London. Housed within a stunning Georgian-style building, our beautiful eighteenth-century rooms and splendid art collection make a stunning backdrop for shoots of all kinds.

We work with the film, television and radio, magazine and advertising industries. Whether you are seeking period features or simply looking for new film and photoshoot locations in London, we welcome enquiries for all kinds of shoots including:

  • Television interviews & dramas
  • Feature films
  • Fashion shoots
  • Magazine shoots
  • Commercials….and much more

Recent productions include: the BBC’s The QuizeumA Great British Romance, and The One Show; ITV’s Long Lost Family; and Sky Arts’ Tate Britain’s Great British Walks.

Located in the heart of leafy Bloomsbury, central London, the Museum’s simple, symmetrical façade, tall windows and Palladian doorframes are characteristic of the Georgian style. The Court Room boasts one of the best-surviving Rococo interiors in London with its magnificent plaster ceiling. Paintings from the most celebrated portrait artists including William Hogarth, Thomas Gainsborough and Joshua Reynolds are displayed throughout the building, alongside exquisite examples of sculpture, ceramics, furniture and decorative art.

With a sweeping staircase, period interiors and splendid art collection, The Foundling Museum is one of the most interesting places to photograph and film in London. All-day photography and filming is available on Monday. Evening and early morning shoots can be accommodated by arrangement. Location fees start from £180 per hour and rates for long filming durations are negotiable. If you are looking for places to photograph in London or unique UK film locations, contact us today.

Income generated from venue hire supports our vital and unique work with disadvantaged children and young adults.

 

Enquire now

Discuss your requirements with our dedicated events team on +44 (0)20 7841 3616 or email events@foundlingmuseum.org.uk to find out about our unique film and photography locations in London.