Posts tagged “Joan of Arc’s 600th Birthday

Orleans (calendar of events) in celebration of the 600th anniversary of Joan of Arc’s birth

http://int.rendezvousenfrance.com/en/event/orleans-celebrate-600-years-after-birth-joan-arc

Throughout 2012, there will be tributes, reinactments, expositions and modern shows following one from one another, to pay respect to this internationally renowned historical figure. The traditional ceremonies will come to its climax around the 12th and 13th of May.

FOR A COMPLETE LIST OF DATES FOR THESE EVENTS, PLEASE CLICK ONTO THE ABOVE LINK

 

 


New Stamp honoring Joan of Arc to be issued in France

http://www.dici.org/en/news/france-a-stamp-will-be-issued-in-honor-of-joan-of-arc/


Joan of Arc celebration in Orleans France (excellent slideshow)

On January 6, the 600th anniversary of Joan of Arc’s birth, Medievalists assembled as Joan received her sword.

http://www.orleans.fr/fetes-de-jeanne-darc-2012/remise-de-lepee.html