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Educational Program Reservations 2017-2018

| April 17th, 2017 | Comments Off on Educational Program Reservations 2017-2018

  We are proud to again offer these Educational Programs for the 2017-2018 school year:   Living History School Program (4th Grade) Banning Heritage Week (4th Grade) Evolution of a Town (3rd Grade)   We will begin accepting RESERVATION REQUEST FORMS on May 1, 2017 for the 2017-2018 school year.  Please  CLICK HERE for more information about booking your visit.

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“Ada Hancock Maritime Disaster of 1863” – October 11, 2014

| September 19th, 2014 | Comments Off on “Ada Hancock Maritime Disaster of 1863” – October 11, 2014

Please join Friends of Banning Museum for a special lecture on Saturday, October 11 at 10 am in the historic Stagecoach Barn at the Banning Museum. The Ada Hancock Disaster remains the most tragic loss of life event to take place in the Los Angeles Harbor. Banning Museum Director, Michael Sanborn will lecture on the cause and aftermath that impacted the survivors and the businesses that suffered as a result of the horrific explosion. Aboard the ill-fated steamer, some of Los Angeles’s most notable figures of the time were killed instantly. Phineas Banning himself was aboard and was severely injured

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