Weird History

Insanely Tricky Medieval Riddles We're Still Trying To Understand

Many assume the Dark and Medieval ages were periods of gloom and plague, but in reality, they weren't that dark. Medieval riddles serve as proof that people in the Medieval era were inventive and clever – so much so, that the average person today might struggle to solve Saint Aldhelm's Riddles. Not to worry, we've provided both the Medieval riddles and answers below. Solutions can be found at the end.