Arms and Armor: Medieval Armor

History / Heritage - Performance

Saturday, October 26, 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. (Recommended for school age children and older)

Cost: Free with museum admission

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

E-mail:information@worcesterart.org

Last Modified: August 22, 2019 at 12:34 PM

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