Sunday 17th and sunday 24th August 2014: reminiscent of the Middle Ages in the entire city of Volterra
Medieval pageantry in the historical center of Volterra
Volterra A.D.1398 is a medieval pageantry which takes place on the 3rd and 4th Sunday of August
The city will be animated by fiery warhorses, fearless knights, noblemen, ladies, artisans and merchants, common people and peasants, flagwavers and crossbowmen, musicians and jesters….if by magic they will bring back the mysterious and magic Middle Ages to Volterra.
The highlights of the festival are the “Anno Domini 1398 Celebration Days”, Sunday August 18th and Sunday August 25th, with the festivities going on from dawn to dusk. On these days Volterra will stage the re-enactment with different aspects of medieval life as it was in year 1398, with performances, events, markets, crafts, music, jugglers, common-folk and nobility.
Read or download the programs of Volterra AD 1398
|Program of Sunday 17th August||Program of Sunday 24th August|
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