Phineas Banning Birthday Celebration

  THE EVENT TONIGHT IS STILL ON!   Step into the past and join us for an enchanting outdoor celebration on the historic grounds of the Banning Museum!  Let the rhythmic tunes of the Big Lucky Band transport you to the 1950s, setting the perfect ambiance for a memorable evening. Swing and sway to the... Read More

No Museum Tours

There will be no tours of the Museum offered on Tuesday, October 17- Thursday, October 19, 2023. We will be closed for an Educational Program. Regular tours will resume on Saturday, October 21, 2023.

Keeping History Alive Series – Fascinating Lecture on the Port of Los Angeles

Banning Museum, 401 East M Street, Wilmington 401 East M Street, Wilmington, CA, United States

Join us on Saturday, November 11 at 9:30 am in the Banning Historic Barn when The Keeping History Alive Series kicks off with a fascinating lecture by former Port of Los Angeles Executive Director, Geraldine Knatz on her book, Port of Los Angeles: Conflict, Commerce, and the Fight for Control. With years of research and... Read More

Victorian Christmas

Banning Museum, 401 East M Street, Wilmington 401 East M Street, Wilmington, CA, United States

The 2023 Victorian Christmas will be held on December 2 from 12pm – 4pm. Admission is FREE! Join us as we will kick off the holidays with festive activities the whole family can enjoy including a walk-through tour of the decorated Banning House, a horse-drawn carriage ride to the Drum Barracks, a visit with Santa... Read More

Banning Heritage Week- No Tours

There will be no tours this week to accommodate our Banning Heritage Week Program. Regular tours will resume on Saturday, April 20, 2024