Reckoning with Legacies of Slavery and Slave Trade
New Worlds, New Lives
Slavery in the Americas
Transatlantic Slave Trade
Tragedy on a global scale
Between Horror and Hope
Middle passages from Africa to America
Safeguarding the Past
History meets memory in Barbados
An Atlantic Life
To the Americas and back
From old worlds to new
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
- House of Negritude and Human Rights
- Roussel-Trianon Plantation
- Oak Alley Foundation
- Slavery and Revolution
- Periwinkle Initiative
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.