Programme

Learn to fight like a 14th-century woman

We’re honouring the first woman depicted in manuals of combat in 14th-century Europe, with workshops, a conference and an exhibition (“En garde! Handling weapons throughout the ages”). Discover the weapons she used (sword and buckler) and learn her combat techniques!

10.30 am, 12.30 pm, 2.30 pm, 4.30 pm
Guided tour of the exhibition (in french)

10am to 12 pm and 2pm to 4pm
An introduction to 14th-century fencing
Children aged 6 and over

1 pm
“Walpurgis, a warrior woman in the 14th century”
Talk by Daniel Jaquet

Opening hours
From 10am to 5 pm

Play! Spielen! Jouer! Giocare!