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Suits of Armor

A knight in the 14th - 16th centuries often had three custom-made suits of armor-- one for battle, one for jousting and one for court.

Daily Events for Monday, May 6th, 2013

  • 9:00 am - 5:00 pmHometown Tourist Promotion

    The Frazier History Museum is offering “Buy One, Get One” admission on the new summer exhibition, “Mythic Creatures,” May 6-31 as part of the Louisville Convention & Visitors Bureau’s 2013 Hometown Tourist Celebration. The discount is offered to all Kentucky and Indiana residents, local college students and Ft. Knox military. Just show your I.D. and say the special passphrase, “I’m a Hometown Tourist!”

    Buy one admission; get one of equal or lesser value free. Discount is not valid with any other offer or discount, including the “Mythic Creatures” Opening Day $5 Special on 5/11 and “Half-Off Wednesdays” during the month of May.

    Click here for more information.


  • 10:30 am - 10:45 amThe Middle Passage: 1699
    Taken from the memoir of James Barbot, the part-owner and “supercargo” of the slave ship The Albion-Frigate, this is an account of the harrowing “middle passage.” It is also a frank look at the slave trade of the late 17th and early 18th centuries.*****

    Location
    1st Floor Theater

  • 11:30 am - 11:45 amThe Middle Passage: 1699
    Taken from the memoir of James Barbot, the part-owner and “supercargo” of the slave ship The Albion-Frigate, this is an account of the harrowing “middle passage.” It is also a frank look at the slave trade of the late 17th and early 18th centuries.*****

    Location
    1st Floor Theatre

  • 2:30 pm - 2:45 pmIn Rehearsal: Bartitsu
    Victorian self-defense techniques with the gentleman’s cane and stick are demonstrated by none other than Dr. Watson and Sherlock Holmes.

    Location
    Great Hall Stage