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Superheroes, Orphans & Origins: 125 years in comics

  • Museums, Art and design
  • Foundling Museum, Bloomsbury
A DC Batman comic dating from 1951
Photo: Foundling Museum
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Time Out says

Superhero fans assemble! This is the first major exhibition dedicated to the depiction of foundlings, orphans, adoptees and foster kids in comics. It’s definitely a rich seam of storytelling to explore – after all, Black Panther is known as ‘the Orphan King’; Spider-Man’s parents die in a plane crash, and Batman’s parents are killed in a street robbery. The exhibition runs for five months and entry is included with the price of admission to the Foundling Museum

Details

Address:
Foundling Museum
40 Brunswick Square
London
WC1N 1AZ
Transport:
Tube: Russell Square
Price:
Adults: 10.50, Under 21s: Free

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