Reckoning with Legacies of Slavery and Slave Trade
Safeguarding the Past
History meets memory in Barbados
Slavery and Revolution
Negotiating liberty, brotherhood and bondage
Between Horror and Hope
Middle passages from Africa to America
An Inhuman Trade
British beads for West African people
New Worlds, New Lives
Slavery in the Americas
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
- Blue and John Crow Mountains National Park
- Vanibel Plantation
- Whitney Plantation
- House of Negritude and Human Rights
- La Grivelière Plantation
- 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.