Reckoning with Legacies of Slavery and Slave Trade
Between Horror and Hope
Middle passages from Africa to America
An African Atlantic
Culture and creativity in the Americas
A World of Contradictions
Navigating enslavement and freedom
Society and trade in pre-colonial Africa
An Atlantic World
Lives shaped by sugar and slavery
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
- Néron Plantation
- Alejandro de Humboldt National Park
- Town and Mine of El Cobre
- Historic Cienfuegos
- Roussel-Trianon Plantation
- Middle Passage Ceremonies and Port Markers Project
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.