Battle of Hastings
The Norman’s victory at the 1066 Battle of Hastings was largely due to their horses having saddles and stirrups, which gave mounted soldiers more stability.
A Tour of Plate Armor
Date: December, 31st 2012 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Join us for a brief tour highlighting the development and decline of plate armor in Europe, from the Medieval period through the Stuart Period, as illustrated by specific pieces in the Royal Armouries USA.
3rd Floor Landing