Arms and Armor: Medieval Armor

History / Heritage - Performance

Saturday, August 17, 2019
11:30 AM-12:30 PM, 2:00 PM-3:00 PM

The Second Floor Conference Room

The knight in shining armor conjures a thousand images and captures the imagination. While the Middle Ages was roughly a thousand years (500-1500 AD/CE), the steel plate armor associated with the knight was in use only from 1350 AD/CE onwards. What were the strengths of armor? What were its weaknesses? Learn about the arms and armor that were used by knights and soldiers of the past in this interactive program. (Programming subject to change)

Cost: Free with museum admission

Suggested Audiences:Elders, Adult, College, High School, Middle School, Elementary

E-mail:information@worcesterart.org

Last Modified: May 16, 2019 at 1:55 PM

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