Arms museum

10/06/2013 - 10/06/2016

The historical collection of arms kept at the Gravensteen is among the most exquisite collections in Flanders: pistols inlaid with ivory and mother-of-pearl, crossbows, maces, harnesses, daggers and rapiers, ...

The atmosphere of this impressive castle is the ideal setting for these historical weapons!

Each type of weapon used in medieval warfare is featured in the collection. From harnesses and coats of mail to bludgeons and flails, crossbows and spearheads, swords and firearms. This museum has them all. A true treasure trove for anyone fascinated by historical weapons!

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