The 'Puy du Fou' theme park in France's V endée province is insane. Think of a "Medieval Times" that in addition to Renaissance-era knights also has Roman gladiator bouts, Viking raid reenactments and robot musicians. And now its founder,...Show More Summary
Caption: This image shows Nancy de Grummond and her team. Clockwise from top: Florida State University Department of Classics alumni Nat Coombes, Tyler Haynes and Ellie Margadant; Nancy de Grummond, the M. Lynette Thompson Professor of Classics at Florida State; and Cheryl Sowder, professor of art history at Jacksonville University. Show More Summary
During a four-year excavation of an Etruscan well at the ancient Italian settlement of Cetamura del Chianti, a team led by a archaeologist and art historian unearthed artifacts spanning more than 15 centuries of Etruscan, Roman and medieval civilization in Tuscany.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- During a four-year excavation of an Etruscan well at the ancient Italian settlement of Cetamura del Chianti, a team led by a Florida State University archaeologist and art historian unearthed artifacts spanning more...Show More Summary
Screenshot via YouTube. It’s medieval times, thanks to the Harper Government’s new citizenship bill—and not the fun one where guys in costumes beat each other up, either. This one involves exile. Bill C-24 promises to shred the passports...Show More Summary
The kickoff to summer wouldn't be complete without a couple infectious songs soaking up the airwaves — an unofficial tradition since medieval times, when "Sumer Is Icumen In” topped Ye Olde Burning 100 From Ray Charles to Carly Rae Jepsen,...Show More Summary
"Galavant" is an odd show. A musical comedy set in medieval times, the show is more or less "Spamalot" meets "Game of Thrones." Maybe they're not the most obvious two things to combine, but it just might be crazy enough to work.Watch...Show More Summary
"Wow, these battlements make for great chin rests!...Obviously designed so I can look down upon my good people in comfort." :D This totally adorable guy is Mika, and he's up for adoption with the Georgia House Rabbit Society in...
It's Mother's Day tomorrow. Celebrate by taking her out for some free dinner, ice cream or another treat, or fun ! Medieval Times are allowing moms in free with the purchase of one full price dinner admission. Here are some other freebies for moms tomorrow: Applebees: With the purchase of a $50 Gift Card purchase, get a FREE $10 Gift Card. Show More Summary
Long before “Game of Thrones” and Medieval Times restaurants, there were the real Medieval times — and they’re back. Sort of. Poland and the USA recently took the gold medal in the longsword event at the 2014 Medieval Combat World Championships. Poland won for the men’s team, while USA won for the women, who were allowed to […]
From simple to ornate, from angular to curvy, from lines to ribbons and animal heads, go way beyond Helvetica with these 11 samples from The Book of Ornamental Alphabets. 1. Eighth and ninth centuries. Anglo-Saxon. 2. 10th century. British Museum. Show More Summary
A U.S. soldier who recently returned from a deployment in Afghanistan got back into uniform, but this time in the uniform of a medieval knight in order to surprise his two stepchildren. Staff Sgt. Devain Lee has been deployed since November, his sixth deployment in...
Medieval Times is a joyous place under just about any circumstances, but it was especially so for two NJ children yesterday when they were reunited with their father who has been serving in Afghanistan since November. "I thought it was...Show More Summary
Looking more like an abandoned Medieval Times restaurant than an actual castle, the lengthy edifice of what is now known as Castle Post was long thought to become just that, but when a fire struck the site during construction, its owner doubled down on the site, turning it into a posh B&B. Show More Summary
WONDERCON ANAHEIM TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY! #23: Special Offers for WonderCon Attendees! WonderCon Anaheim 2014 attendees get the added bonus of discounted tickets for Disnayland and Medieval Times! Read more
A modern day hitman is trapped in medieval times in this fantasy adventure from the director everyone loves to hate, now available on Blu-ray and DVD. [...]
9to5Mac has gotten the low-down on Rovio’s newest Angry Birds title, Angry Birds Epic. And it seems as though it’s not the sort of game we were expecting. Rather than giving players something akin to Angry Birds in a medieval/fantasy...Show More Summary
It's Okay To Be Smart's Joe Hanson has returned from a stint with bees and snowflakes to show off some of the most important scientific images ever captured. From medieval times to the twentieth-century, Joe convinces us that pictures have...
The largest cave in Germany's Harz Mountains, known as Unicorn Cave was discovered in medieval times when the thinking was that the large deposits of strange bones could only belong the mythical horned horse. The first recorded discovery of the cave occurred in 1541 when it was noted as a source of unicorn artifacts, thus giving the cavern its name. Show More Summary
If Medieval times looked anything like what Tory Burch imagined for Fall 2014, we'd be down to hop in a time machine and go back to the 12th century. But since such technology doesn't exist, and the Middle Ages generally sucked, we're...Show More Summary