Banting House NHSC

Past Perfect

Last week I had the opportunity of learning how to use Past Perfect, one of the many platforms museums use to catalogue and document their collections. While the software itself … Continue reading

14/03/2018 · Leave a comment


The late historian, Michael Bliss (1941-2017), characterized Sir Frederick Banting as “Canadian to the Core.” The newest exhibition at Banting House NHSC celebrates the Canadian sesquicentennial by exploring just what … Continue reading

01/03/2018 · Leave a comment

Putting Research Skills to Use

Well, its been some time since my last post. As the title indicates, I have been researching up a storm over the last two weeks here at Banting House (hence … Continue reading

15/02/2018 · Leave a comment

The Nitty Gritty

I am back for my second week here at Banting House and everything has gotten off to a great start! I have begun my time with what some may consider … Continue reading

18/01/2018 · Leave a comment

The Next Chapter

What a way to start the New Year! After a much needed break from the busy demands of school, I have started my winter term here at Banting House NHSC. … Continue reading

11/01/2018 · Leave a comment

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 · 2 Comments

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

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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.
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