Reckoning with Legacies of Slavery and Slave Trade
Slavery and freedom in Africa and America
An Inhuman Trade
British beads for West African people
An Atlantic Life
To the Americas and back
An African Atlantic
Culture and creativity in the Americas
Many Middle Passages
Africans and descendants in Europe
Capture and Commerce
Atlantic trade in people and goods
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
- Slave Burial Ground of Anse Sainte-Marguerite
- The Slave Route—Traces of Memory in Guadeloupe
- L’Anse à la Barque Indigo Plantation
- Fort Fleur-d’Epée
- Les Rotours Canal
- La Mahaudière 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.