Reckoning with Legacies of Slavery and Slave Trade
Society and trade in pre-colonial Africa
From old worlds to new
Peopling a modern plantation museum
Preserving the Afro-Peruvian past
An Unlikely Founder
Gowan Pamphlet and Virginia's Baptist Church
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
- Museum of Aquitaine
- Maison Abbé Grégoire
- Tumba Francesa
- Fort Louis Delgrès
- Oak Alley Foundation
- Ruins of La Demajagua Sugar Factory
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.