Teddy Bear

During a hunt in 1902, President Theodore Roosevelt refused to kill a Black Bear. After political cartoons depicting the incident were published, toy-makers started creating “Teddy Bears.”

15th Century Armored Foot Combat: Hand and a Half Sword

Date: February, 5th 2014 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Wearing late medieval “plate” armor, our Interpreters demonstrate techniques with the Hand and a Half sword using 15th century German and Italian fight manuals.

1st Floor Theatre