Write yourself into the story of

Banting House National Historic Site


Explore, read and interact with the hundreds of letters addressed to Dr. Banting that have been left in his bedroom since 2005.

Your Stories

Share your stories, hear what others are saying and write your own Dear Dr. Banting letter to be placed in his bedroom.

About the Project

Learn more about the behind the scenes of the project, the researcher and the inspiration behind it all.

Dear Dr. Banting,
I wish you could come to see me.
I am a fat boy now and I feel fine.

Teddy Ryder, one of Dr. Banting’s first patients.

A Banting House National Historic Site Project