Reckoning with Legacies of Slavery and Slave Trade
An Atlantic World
Lives shaped by sugar and slavery
Safeguarding the Past
History meets memory in Barbados
Society and trade in pre-colonial Africa
An African Atlantic
Culture and creativity in the Americas
Slavery and Revolution
Negotiating liberty, brotherhood and bondage
Slavery and freedom in Africa and America
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
- National Park Service Network to Freedom
- Beausoleil Plantation
- Oak Alley Foundation
- Vanibel Plantation
- La Grivelière Plantation
- Roussel-Trianon 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.