Medieval Art

Discover the tales of history

What is the medieval age for us?
How did it form us?
Find it out on our channel.

Facts and Stories
Stories and legends of the Middle Ages, what is true, what is invented? Learn more about Alexander the Great, Leonardo Da Vinci, Marco Polo and many other fascinating personalities.

Animals and mythical creatures
Dragons, unicorns, griffins and co.

In the Middle Ages, people travelled differently and invented a lot. Discover interesting animal drawings and curious mythical creatures.

The art of writing
Interesting insights into the creation of documents and writings. How was our history recorded? What was needed and how was it produced?

From taking a bow to
the handshake

How did we
greet back then?

Is Covid throwing us back to the Middle Ages?
Greeting in the Middle Ages was much more personal than it is in our current situation. How, when and where people greeted or kissed each other can be found here!

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Brilliant games from the Middle Ages – football, children’s games and strategic board games

      Football, tennis, golf, handball… where do these games actually come from? Did they already exist in the Middle Ages? And which games were reserved for the...

Love Story Without Words: My Favourite Miniature, Part 1

Sometimes a picture is worth a thousand words. So why use them at all? This love story by an unknown author from medieval France consists only...

Recycling and Parchment: Sustainability Part 3

    The handling of paper today is no longer the same as it was a few years ago. It was often recycled or reused for other purposes...

The Apocalypse and what causes it

The lamb has two symbolisms in the history of the Middle Ages: that of sacrifice and that of victory. But how does it relate to the...