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Victorian Christmas Weekend Celebration – December 3 & 4, 2016

| September 30th, 2016 | Comments Off on Victorian Christmas Weekend Celebration – December 3 & 4, 2016

Join us on Saturday, December 3 and Sunday, December 4 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 hold a raffle for an Apple Watch Series

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A Day in the Garden – September 17, 2016

| August 25th, 2016 | Comments Off on A Day in the Garden – September 17, 2016

Saturday, September 17, 2016-  10:00 am – 3:00 pm  Come and join us for “A Day in the Garden – Celebration of Autumn” at The Banning Museum. FREE activities include lectures, garden themed crafts, tasty samples of botanically inspired treats presented by our “Taste of History” committee and more. We will also have a lovely display of blooms and visitors are welcome to participate by bringing examples from their own gardens! For more information on how to participate or to RSVP please call (310) 548-2005 or click  A Day in the Garden Flyer 2016 for more details.

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Museum Closed Intermittently During Banning Heritage Week Program

| August 12th, 2016 | Comments Off on Museum Closed Intermittently During Banning Heritage Week Program

Tours will NOT be offered on Thursday, October 13, Tuesday, October 18, Wednesday, October 19 or Thursday, October 20 due to the Banning Heritage Week educational program. See side calendar for more information. Thank you for understanding!      

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Get to Know Us- Volunteer Opportunities- August 26 & 27, 2016

| July 12th, 2016 | Comments Off on Get to Know Us- Volunteer Opportunities- August 26 & 27, 2016

The Banning Museum is seeking volunteers and will host two Get to Know Us receptions on Friday, August 26, 2016 and Saturday, August 27, 2016 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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We are a Blue Star Museum!

| May 14th, 2016 | Comments Off on We are a Blue Star Museum!

The Banning Museum is happy to be one of more than 2,000 museums across America to offer free admission to military personnel and their families this summer in collaboration with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, and the Department of Defense. The program provides families an opportunity to enjoy the nation’s cultural heritage and learn more about their new communities after a military move. The complete list of participating museums is available at arts.gov/national/blue‐star‐museums .

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