This year Banting House will be participating in Doors Open London, in its 18th year. It is one of the oldest Doors Open Ontario host cities in the province.
This unique two-day heritage event opens up spaces throughout London free of charge for local residents and visitors to engage with. It is a weekend designed to encourage visitors to explore, ask questions and reflect as they visit a variety of organizations and venues throughout the city. This vibrant program supports the local heritage community and builds civic pride.
Banting House National Historic Site of Canada creates public awareness and understanding of the national historic significance of Sir Frederick Banting and preserves the commemorative integrity of Banting House, the birthplace of insulin, for the benefit of the people of Canada. The museum celebrates not only a great Canadian discovery, but the life and career of Sir Frederick Grant Banting (1891-1941). Come celebrate the most important Canadian medical discovery of the twentieth century and experience the life of the man you thought you knew.
About the event
Hours of operation
|Saturday, September 14, 2019||10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.|
|Sunday, September 15, 2019||10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.|
Located at 442 Adelaide Street North, London, Ontario
From the 401:
- Exit onto Highbury Avenue North.
- Turn left onto Hamilton Road.
- Turn right onto Adelaide Street North.
- Banting House is just north of Dundas Street on the right.
There is a small free parking lot directly behind the museum, accessible off of Queens Avenue. If that lot is full, there is paid parking available at the lot behind the museum, off of Queens Avenue, Elizabeth Street, and Adelaide Street.
Banting House National Historical Site of Canada can be accessed from a number of different LTC bus lines: Adelaide 16
- Wavell 7
- Dundas 2
- Cherryhill 20
- Adelaide St. and Dundas St. Walk north on Adelaide St. towards Queen Ave. Banting house is located on the corner of Adelaide St. and Queens Ave.
- Adelaide St. and Queens Ave. Banting house is located at the corner of Adelaide St. and Queens Ave.
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