Reckoning with Legacies of Slavery and Slave Trade
Slavery and Revolution
Negotiating liberty, brotherhood and bondage
Picturing the Past
Enslaved people and portraiture
Preserving the Afro-Peruvian past
An Atlantic World
Lives shaped by sugar and slavery
Slavery and freedom in Africa and America
Transatlantic Slave Trade
Tragedy on a global scale
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
- Alejandro de Humboldt National Park
- Museum of Aquitaine
- Thomas Jefferson Foundation at Monticello
- Periwinkle Initiative
- Slave Burial Ground of Anse Sainte-Marguerite
- Nantes History Museum, Castle of the Dukes of Brittany
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.