Reckoning with Legacies of Slavery and Slave Trade
Picturing the Past
Enslaved people and portraiture
Slavery and freedom in Africa and America
A World of Contradictions
Navigating enslavement and freedom
An Atlantic Life
To the Americas and back
Slave-ship resistance and rebellion
Portraying a painful past
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
- Maison Abbé Grégoire
- Historic Cienfuegos
- The Slave Route, Cuba
- Royall House and Slave Quarters
- Oak Alley Foundation
- Fidelin Kiln
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.