Reckoning with Legacies of Slavery and Slave Trade
Safeguarding the Past
History meets memory in Barbados
Heart and Soul
Faith and freedom in Louisiana
Peopling a modern plantation museum
Society and trade in pre-colonial Africa
An Atlantic Life
To the Americas and back
New Worlds, New Lives
Slavery in the Americas
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
- Tumba Francesa
- Museum of Aquitaine
- La Grivelière Plantation
- Municipalities of Regla-Guanabacoa
- Middle Passage Ceremonies and Port Markers Project
- Ghana Museums and Monuments
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.