Banting House NHSC

Banting House NHSC Wins the Architectural Conservancy of Ontario and Heritage London Foundation’s Built Heritage Award!

Last night Banting House NHSC received the Architectural Conservancy of Ontario (London Region) and the Heritage London Foundation’s Built Heritage Award for 2015. It was presented for the major restoration work that … Continue reading

20/02/2015 · Leave a comment

Sir Frederick Banting’s Personal Life

Lately there have been a few visitors asking about Sir Frederick Banting’s personal life and if he ever married. With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, it’s a perfect time … Continue reading

13/02/2015 · Leave a comment

Authenticity and Landscaping at Banting House

As part of the ongoing restoration process at Banting House National Historic Site of Canada, we are starting to plan the landscaping at the front of the house for the … Continue reading

06/02/2015 · Leave a comment

Talking about Commemorative Integrity at Banting House

Last night, the Introduction to Museology class I’m in at Western University visited Banting House National Historic Site of Canada. We discussed how the Commemorative Integrity Statement for the site … Continue reading

30/01/2015 · Leave a comment

Banting and His Art

The majority of people know Sir Frederick Banting as one of the co-discoverers of insulin, but there was a lot more to Banting than his work in medicine. Banting was also an … Continue reading

23/01/2015 · Leave a comment

A Generous Donation from the London Police Service

Today at Banting House National Historic Site of Canada we were lucky to receive a donation to the collection from the London Police Service. The London Police Service had found … Continue reading

16/01/2015 · Leave a comment

Banting’s Apothecary

Dr. Banting occupied three of the rooms of Banting House NHSC while he lived here from June 1920 to April 1921. His office and bedroom tend to get a lot of … Continue reading

09/01/2015 · Leave a comment

Reflecting on My First Term at Banting House NHSC

It’s hard to believe that I have already been at Banting House NHSC for four months! The Fall Term seemed to fly by. I’ve learned a lot so far from … Continue reading

19/12/2014 · Leave a comment

Banting and the Nobel Prize

The 2014 Nobel Laureates received their awards earlier this week on December 10th. The awards are presented to individuals or teams that contribute to the betterment of the world through research … Continue reading

12/12/2014 · Leave a comment

Banting and the First World War

It was 98 years ago this coming Wednesday that Sir Frederick Banting graduated from medical school at the University of Toronto and enlisted in the First World War. Banting had tried to join the … Continue reading

05/12/2014 · Leave a comment

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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.
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