Reckoning with Legacies of Slavery and Slave Trade
Society and trade in pre-colonial Africa
An Atlantic Life
To the Americas and back
Peopling a modern plantation museum
An Inhuman Trade
British beads for West African people
Slave-ship resistance and rebellion
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
- Museum of London Docklands
- Historic Camagüey
- The Slave Route, Cuba
- Municipal Museum of Guanabacoa
- National Park Service Network to Freedom
- Museum of Aquitaine
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.