The Legend of Arms exhibition

Client: Heydar Aliyev Center
Location: Baku / Azerbaijan
Year: 2014
Supervision: Horst Campman


Legend of Arms exhibition was launched at the Heydar Aliyev Center on March 15, 2014. The exhibition featured arms and chain armours used in Europe back in the 16th-18th centuries. The exhibition demonstrated 130 unique historical exhibits from Europe. The displays included sets from the famous Graz Armoury in Austria, the world’s largest collection of arms and armour.

Visitors of the exhibition had a unique chance to witness the development of arms history and had access to unique facts and information regarding each and every exhibit.

The collection has been presented so far in Austria, the US, Canada, Switzerland, Italy, and Japan. Displays in San Francisco, Houston, New York, Washington DC and other cities succeeded in attracting more than 1 million visitors.