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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

King for a Day, more accurately: Temporary Museum Caretaker

As my experience as Summer Intern here at Banting House comes to its close (with only two weeks more until September), I’m starting my second-biggest challenge of all – Grant … Continue reading

16/08/2014 · Leave a comment

Fun Facts about the Flame of Hope!

This week, I’ve spent a lot of time learning everything there is to know about the Flame of Hope, and I finally finished the Wikipedia article I’ve been creating for … Continue reading

08/08/2014 · Leave a comment

Miss Idaho and the Faces of Diabetes

This week, my attention was caught by something very inspirational in the news! Courageous Beauty Pageant contestant (now winner of the Miss Idaho title), Sierra Sandison, wore her insulin pump … Continue reading

02/08/2014 · Leave a comment

Banting: A stellar individual

This week, I’ve been researching Sir Frederick Banting’s trip to the moon… Okay, he didn’t actually go to the moon, but his name is on it (figuratively speaking, of course)! … Continue reading

25/07/2014 · Leave a comment

Behind the Scenes: Website Editing and Intriguing Facts

This week, I’ve been working on updating the “Banting House” Wikipedia page. It had a small amount of information on it, so I figured it could use some new contribution, … Continue reading

18/07/2014 · 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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