Reckoning with Legacies of Slavery and Slave Trade
Peopling a modern plantation museum
Slavery and freedom in Africa and America
Society and trade in pre-colonial Africa
Safeguarding the Past
History meets memory in Barbados
An Unlikely Founder
Gowan Pamphlet and Virginia's Baptist Church
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
- Municipal Museum of Guanabacoa
- Vanibel Plantation
- Oak Alley Foundation
- Blue and John Crow Mountains National Park
- Barbados Museum and Historical Society
- Les Rotours Canal
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.