Malbork Castle & the Teutonic Order

In modern Poland and Germany, the Teutonic order of knights fought to colonize and Christianize the “Old Prussians” and other groups living along the coast of the Baltic Sea. One of the ways they secured their power was to build fortresses as bases that could keep the local population submissive, and one of the most impressive fortresses they built was Malbork Castle.

Sep 15, 2021 | 12:33 | Josh Geiger

Support The History Guy

If you love history, this is the channel to support! Generous contributions from supporters allow The History Guy team to continue creating the snippets of forgotten history that have been seen by viewers all around the world. You'll be supporting this record of the past that helps to inform our present. Making The History Guy takes time, effort, and equipment. It is history that deserves your help!

Merch

Navy Blue Cadet Cap with Embroidered Logo
$25.99
Premium Tee
$23.99
Premium Long Sleeve Tee
$26.99
Premium Tee
$25.99