Virtual Armoring Exhibitions Online

The Higgins Armory Museum and the Worcester Polytechnic Institute have created a series of virtual exhibitions dealing with the martial arts in Medieval and Renaissance Europe with an emphasis on armor and fighting techniques.

The web-based exhibits include:

  • Martial Arts of Medieval and Renaissance Europe
  • The Classic Suit of Armor
  • The Techniques of Medieval Armored Combat
  • Arms and Armor in the Age of the Musketeer
  • Modeling the Joust
  • The Emergence of Plate Armor