Banting House NHSC

October 31st: The Beginning of an Idea

Happy Halloween! Besides being a day full of tricks and treats, it is exactly 94 years since Sir Frederick Banting came up with his hypothesis for insulin. His 25-word hypothesis … Continue reading

31/10/2014 · Leave a comment

Diabetes Awareness: The Munzee Project in London

A really neat project is in the works right around Banting House NHSC to raise awareness about diabetes! Using the Munzee app, a local man has been working on building  a virtual … Continue reading

24/10/2014 · 2 Comments

The Sir Frederick G. Banting Square

This past week I’ve had the opportunity to explore the Sir Frederick G. Banting Square in more detail. It’s located right outside of Banting House and contains several sculptures that help … Continue reading

17/10/2014 · Leave a comment

Learning from Visitors and Gearing Up for World Diabetes Day

An Inspiring Tour  Last week I had the pleasure of giving a tour to a brother and sister who were in their eighty’s. Their family had been touched by diabetes … Continue reading

09/10/2014 · Leave a comment

A Beautiful Weekend for Doors Open

This past weekend Banting House joined sites around London and opened up its doors to local residents and visitors. The aim of these Culture Days was to provide a way for … Continue reading

01/10/2014 · Leave a comment

Exploring the Hidden (and Not so Hidden) Treasures at Banting House

Have you ever wondered where all of the artifacts and records that aren’t on display at a museum are kept? This week I got to take a tour of the … Continue reading

26/09/2014 · Leave a comment

Week 2 at Banting House: Tours and Event Planning!

Another week has flown by at Banting House! One of the big projects for this week was helping to develop the plan for World Diabetes Day which is coming up … Continue reading

19/09/2014 · Leave a comment

My First Week at Banting House

What a way to start the term! My name is Taryn and I am a Graduate Research Assistant at the University of Western Ontario. As part of the Public History … Continue reading

12/09/2014 · Leave a comment

Behind the Scenes: My Last Day at Banting House

Well, here we are – Saturday, August 30, my last day working at Banting House. I went from a very messy office full of other people’s work, to a mildly … Continue reading

30/08/2014 · Leave a comment

Behind the Scenes: This Week’s Adorable Tours!

It’s the end of my first week of being in charge at Banting House, and I have to say, it’s been pretty nice. I’ve had the opportunity to connect a … Continue reading

23/08/2014 · Leave a comment

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Contact Information and Hours

Banting House is located in London, Ontario at 442 Adelaide Street North. We are open to the public from 12:00pm to 4:00pm on Tuesday through Saturday. We offer some facility rental options.
For more information, please contact: banting@diabetes.ca or view our page at the Canadian Diabetes Association website:
http://www.diabetes.ca/about-us/who/banting-house/

This site is for discussion purposes only and does not represent the official views of Banting House National Historic Site of Canada. Any views expressed on this website are those of the individual post author only. Banting House National Historic Site of Canada accepts no liability for the content of this site.

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