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Become a Banning Volunteer!             We Need You! The Banning Museum is seeking volunteers and will host a "Get to…

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It's Back! The Phineas Banning Birthday Celebration will be held onsite at the Banning Museum for the first time in two years! Join us on…

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RESERVATIONS ARE NOW CLOSED FOR THIS EVENT. Join us for the first-ever, Wisteria Garden Party when we will honor our Wisteria Scholarship winners in the…

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Due to the ongoing pandemic, our annual in-person Tea & Tunes Luncheon will not be held in 2022. We are very disappointed and look forward…

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Join us on Saturday, December 4 from 12 pm - 4pm for our annual Victorian Christmas Celebration. Although it may look a little different than…

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Did you know that when you shop using Amazon Smile, the Amazon Smile Foundation will donate 0.5% of eligible purchases to the charitable organization of…

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"Sew Many Pieces: American Crazy Quilts in the Late 1800s" The Banning Museum is pleased to announce our new exhibition "Sew Many Pieces." Crazy quilting…

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Phineas Banning

Patrick Hannifin is one of our 2021 Wisteria Scholarship Award Winners. In this creative essay, he imagines a conversation with Phineas Banning. Patrick graduated from…

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Thank you to everyone who joined us for the Livestream presentation of the Phineas Banning Virtual Birthday Celebration on August 26. We were so excited…

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  The Banning Museum will begin offering limited tours of the Museum on Tuesday, July 6, 2021, following all City of Los Angeles guidelines. Advance…

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