The hospital with a lullaby factory

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Lullaby Factory

You hope your child will never have to spend time in a hospital, but if they do, a lullaby factory might be just what the doctor ordered.

Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children in London features a series of steampunk-style pipes that snake around the shell of the building, like something out of a daydream or a Roald Dahl style children’s story. The lullabies can be heard either by tuning in to a specific radio frequency, or by angling your ears towards the building’s ‘listening pipes’. This eccentric installation brings much-needed beauty and whimsy to a space normally reserved for function rather than form.

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Lullaby Factory

 

Lullaby Factory

 

Lullaby Factory

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