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Katharine Stewart Banning was the wife of Banning son, Joseph Brent Banning. Joseph and Katharine married in April of 1888 and set up house and…

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  Simie has been a Friends of Banning Museum Board Member and volunteer for 18 years! She has been a member of the museum for…

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By Gloria Leinbach, Garden Gloves Committee Volunteer and Resident Rosarian Beautiful Howard Rose Garden In 2010, Friends of Banning Museum and The Garden Gloves volunteer…

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To keep our visitors, volunteers and staff safe from the spread of the COVID-19 virus, we have been instructed by the City of Los Angeles,…

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Did You Know The Banning Museum’s Howard Rose Garden was once the site of one of the most popular events in Southern California for over…

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By Amy Grat, EXP CEO and Occasional Time Traveler In 1851, PHINEAS BANNING left Philadelphia on a 3,000-mile journey to make his fortune in the…

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Since schools are not in session and we are severely limited at the Banning Museum we are cancelling all field trips for the remainder of…

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Become a Banning Volunteer!   We Need You! The Banning Museum is seeking volunteers and will host two "Get to Know Us" receptions on Friday,…

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Keeping History Alive Lecture Series presented by Friends of Banning Museum Historic Barn - 10:00 am Learning wet plate photography can seem like an incredible…

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RAIN OR SHINE! Join us on Saturday, December 7 from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. as we kick off the holiday season in grand style…

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