St George’s Festival at Wrest Park

It is like travelling back in time, and we bought the kids and they are loving it. Seeing history bought to life like this is just fantastic. My favourite bit was the jousting, I loved it, yeah it was really good. And the best bit I liked it’s the horses. Yeah and he got twelve…

Battle of Lipany – Hussite Wars 1419-1434 – European Wars of Religion DOCUMENTARY

This video was suggested and sponsored by our Patreon supporter Renae Malgrem. Supporting us on Patreon is the best way to propose and sponsor a new video. Although the Catholic Church dominated life in medieval Europe, its power was not unchallenged and was tested by different movements within Christianity. The Hussites were one of these…

Saint Matthew from the Ebbo Gospe

(music) Female 1: We’re here at the International Congress on Medieval Studies at Kalamazoo. We’re looking at the Ebbo Gospels. This is Matthew from the Ebbo Gospels, dated around 820s, 830s. Female 2: What we see here is the evangelist composing his Gospel book, hunched over writing very energetically. Something that makes this gospel book…

Château de Saint Mesmin 2015

It is a fortress from the end of the Middle Ages built around the middle of the 14th Century which represent the Hundred Years’ War period. This castle is inhabited until the middle of the 18th Century. The castle has a peaceful course of life. There is only one siege of the castle that lasted…