Banting House NHSC

10 Things I Didn’t Know About Dr. Banting

In my last week at Banting House, I wanted to take a moment to reflect on some of the things that I have learned while I was here and what … Continue reading

01/09/2017 · Leave a comment

Sneak Peek Behind the Scenes!

While Banting House NHSC continues to welcome our many visitors and prepare for our upcoming World Diabetes Day celebrations, we are also hard at work behind the scenes! Banting House … Continue reading

29/08/2017 · Leave a comment

The Visitors Make the Experience

As an emerging museum professional, my favorite place to be is in the collections. I enjoy working with old artifacts, examining them, treasuring them, and keeping them safe for years … Continue reading

24/08/2017 · Leave a comment

What is Diabetes: A Museum with Meaning

In my first week as the new summer student at Banting House National Historic Site of Canada, I was surprised by how little I knew about diabetes. I had a … Continue reading

11/08/2017 · Leave a comment

Saying Goodbye to Banting House

10 weeks from when I started, it’s hard to believe, but my time here at Banting House is almost over! The time has gone so quickly, I feel as though … Continue reading

26/08/2016 · Leave a comment

6 Degrees (or less!) of Separation: Personal Connections to Frederick Banting

Although Frederick Banting died 75 years ago, his life left an impact which is felt by millions of people all over the world today. While many have been touched by … Continue reading

19/08/2016 · Leave a comment

Banting’s Legacy: Insulin Innovations

Frederick Banting discovered insulin 95 years ago, and today, it is still the best treatment available for diabetes. However, modern types and methods of insulin production and distribution today are … Continue reading

12/08/2016 · Leave a comment

Global Guests at Banting House

Working at a museum allows for the opportunity to meet people from all over the world, and Banting House is no exception. If anything, it is one of the most … Continue reading

05/08/2016 · Leave a comment

Before Banting: Treatments for Diabetes in the Pre-Insulin Era

Frederick Banting came up with the idea which led to the discovery of insulin right here at Banting House in 1920. Although the idea of insulin was new, the effects … Continue reading

29/07/2016 · Leave a comment

Pokémon GO comes to Banting House!

It’s the craze that’s taking London, Ontario and the world by storm – Pokémon GO, the augmented reality app that allows players to collect and train Pokémon in their areas … Continue reading

22/07/2016 · 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/

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