Reckoning with Legacies of Slavery and Slave Trade
Capture and Commerce
Atlantic trade in people and goods
Safeguarding the Past
History meets memory in Barbados
Everyday life and its limits
Society and trade in pre-colonial Africa
An Atlantic Life
To the Americas and back
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
- Historic Camagüey
- Periwinkle Initiative
- Oak Alley Foundation
- Monument to Abolition of Slavery
- La Mahaudière 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.