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Victorian Christmas Weekend Celebration – December 5 & 6, 2015

| September 30th, 2015 | Comments Off on Victorian Christmas Weekend Celebration – December 5 & 6, 2015

Join us on Saturday, December 5 and Sunday, December 6  from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. as we kick off the  holiday season in grand style at the Banning Museum’s Annual Victorian Christmas Celebration and Open House! Due to the generosity of our sponsors, event admission is FREE! Visitors will enjoy period entertainment, tours of the Museum decorated in holiday splendor, refreshments, a children’s craft, a blacksmith, a horse-drawn trolley ride between The Banning Museum and Drum Barracks Civil War Museum as well as local food and craft vendors. We will also raffle off an Apple iPad Air 2 for only $5

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Banning Museum to Host Community Blood Drive – August 28, 2015

| August 5th, 2015 | Comments Off on Banning Museum to Host Community Blood Drive – August 28, 2015

The Banning Museum invites the community to come out on August 28 and donate blood. You can help save a life. See you there! Click on the flier below to be re-directed to the American Red Cross Sign-up page.

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Get to Know Us -Volunteer Opportunities-August 21 & 22, 2015

| July 14th, 2015 | 1 Comment »

The Banning Museum is seeking volunteers and will host two Get to Know Us receptions on Friday, August 21, 2015 and Saturday, August 22, 2015 from 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. The receptions will be held in the conference room at the Banning Museum, 401 East “M” Street, Wilmington, CA 90744. Volunteers at the Banning Museum attend a training class to gain the background necessary to offer public tours and special group tours of the interior of the Museum, Stagecoach Barn and grounds. Once the training class is completed the volunteers are able to participate in a full range of

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7th Annual Phineas Banning Birthday Celebration – August 15, 2015

| May 18th, 2015 | Comments Off on 7th Annual Phineas Banning Birthday Celebration – August 15, 2015

On Saturday, August 15, 2015, from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Friends of Banning Museum will celebrate the birthday of the “Father of the Los Angeles Port” Phineas Banning with a special evening of music and dancing. In the spirit of the Rancho-period of the Banning property, guests will be treated to a Western-themed evening with live music provided by local favorite, “South Bay Country”, free line dance instruction, country style dancing and a good old fashioned barbecue buffet provided by Southland Favorite, “The Outdoor Grill.” PICNIC – $10.00 General Admission, FREE for Friends of Banning Museum members – Guests

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Wisteria Regale – Saturday, March 28, 2015

| January 14th, 2015 | 1 Comment »

“Victorian Masquerade Gala” Join us for an evening of fun and mystery at Friends of Banning Museum’s largest fundraiser of the year, Wisteria Regale – “Victorian Masquerade Gala” on Saturday, March 28 from 5 pm – 9 pm. The event will once again be held at the beautiful Banning Museum. Event guests will be formally greeted at the Mansion’s front door and invited to step back in time for an evening of illusion and intrigue. The night’s entertainment includes a stroll through the lower floor of the Mansion with live music in the Parlor. Magic Castle magician, Nathan Gibson will wow all in

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