Reckoning with Legacies of Slavery and Slave Trade
Between Horror and Hope
Middle passages from Africa to America
Picturing the Past
Enslaved people and portraiture
Capture and Commerce
Atlantic trade in people and goods
Safeguarding the Past
History meets memory in Barbados
Many Middle Passages
Africans and descendants in Europe
An African Atlantic
Culture and creativity in the Americas
A collaboration of UNESCO’s Slave Route Project, The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, and dozens of sites and museums across the globe, Slavery and Remembrance aims to broaden our understandings of a shared past shaped by slavery and slave trade, the ways in which we collectively remember and forget, and the power of legacies to forge our present and future.
Sites & Museums Across the Globe
- La Grivelière Plantation
- Historic Trinidad: the Urban Center and the Valley of the Sugar Factories
- Punch Pond
- International Slavery Museum
- The Slave Cell of Belmont Plantation
- Whitney Plantation
Examine objects, structures, landscapes, and culture from more than 50 sites and museums.
Meet people who experienced slavery and slave trade.
Investigate the ideas, places, and events that made an Atlantic world.