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Banting House National Historic Site

442 Adelaide St N, London, Ontario N6B 3H8, Canada
+1 519-673-1752
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Interesting History

I found the history behind insulin quite interested. The tour provided quite a few examples of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jennifer d
Kingston, Canada
Very educational

Great couple of hours here. So much information that our diabetic kids absorbed...now when I tell... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2017
Ontario, Canada
via mobile
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442 Adelaide St N, London, Ontario N6B 3H8, Canada
East London
+1 519-673-1752
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I found the history behind insulin quite interested. The tour provided quite a few examples of personal art from Banting, as well as some of his past history. I had a lot of questions during the tour, and I found the guide to not know...More

Thank Jennifer d
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Great couple of hours here. So much information that our diabetic kids absorbed...now when I tell them that they are lucky to be alive THEY LISTEN.

Thank JanetDP
Reviewed 21 July 2017

This is a small but engaging museum. What really made the experience was the enthusiasm of my guide Jeanne, I would like to say a big thank you to her for making my day :)

Thank traceyhmiller
Reviewed 31 May 2017

We went to the Banting house museum to mark our child's 1 year diaversary. We toured the museum with Grant, who can tell you anything you need to know!! We also got to see our son'd brick that was made, that will be put in...More

Thank babagnonsh27
Reviewed 27 April 2017

I was so pleased by how kind and helpful the staff were! One of the nicest museums I've ever visited. Although small, it's packed with information about Banting's life, the house and diabetes so you can easily spend ages in every room! Really recommend giving...More

Thank Carrie M
Reviewed 18 November 2016

I was so looking forward to seeing Banting House. The history, the art, the architecture, and the magic of a true renaissance man. So disappointing. The original medical office and Banting's bedroom are well presented and fascinating to view. Through the other rooms there are...More

Thank Eunice1968
Reviewed 23 August 2016

The volunteers and staff are very accommodating. I took a class of 32 adult learners who I prepped beforehand so they were ready to ask good questions and understood what was going on.

Reviewed 14 August 2016

We went there because my daughter had a school project. We have been there before just to expand our general knowledge. The guide was really nice and she understood why we were there and helped us a lot. We could also purchase some stuff she...More

Thank chubchub2013
Reviewed 26 July 2016

This was a fascinating place where Banting lived when he had the idea which led to the discovery of insulin. It houses the story of a fascinating and multitalented man whose ideas led to his Nobel Prize.His other achievements are described and the story of...More

Thank jenn1_13
Reviewed 12 April 2016

Very informative tour of the building where Dr. Banting spent his early days and came up with medical breakthroughs.

Thank Sid R
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