Magazine

Examiner

Knight moves

Check out the collection of arms and armor from the Higgins Armory Museum in Worcester before it heads over to the Worcester Art Museum.

The Higgins Armory Museum in Worcester has been a mecca for medieval and Renaissance fanatics for decades. Due to fiscal struggles, however, it will close December 31. But fear not, lords and ladies! The arms and armor will move to the Worcester Art Museum. Objects outside the core collection are being sold off.

Photographs: from Higgins Armory Museum except frame and swords by iStockPhoto

Real journalists. Real journalism. Subscribe to The Boston Globe today.
We hope you've enjoyed your free articles.
Continue reading by subscribing to Globe.com for just 99¢.
 Already a member? Log in Home
Subscriber Log In

We hope you've enjoyed your 5 free articles'

Stay informed with unlimited access to Boston’s trusted news source.

  • High-quality journalism from the region’s largest newsroom
  • Convenient access across all of your devices
  • Today’s Headlines daily newsletter
  • Subscriber-only access to exclusive offers, events, contests, eBooks, and more
  • Less than 25¢ a week
Marketing image of BostonGlobe.com
Marketing image of BostonGlobe.com