Reckoning with Legacies of Slavery and Slave Trade
An Inhuman Trade
British beads for West African people
Slavery and freedom in Africa and America
From old worlds to new
Heart and Soul
Faith and freedom in Louisiana
Preserving the Afro-Peruvian past
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
- Murat Plantation
- Ruins of La Demajagua Sugar Factory
- Indigo Plantations of the East Coast
- Museum of Aquitaine
- 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.