Reckoning with Legacies of Slavery and Slave Trade
Transatlantic Slave Trade
Tragedy on a global scale
Resilience and remembrance in Jamaica
Many Middle Passages
Africans and descendants in Europe
Portraying a painful past
New Worlds, New Lives
Slavery in the Americas
Society and trade in pre-colonial Africa
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
- Monument to Abolition of Slavery
- House of Negritude and Human Rights
- National Park Service Network to Freedom
- Turks & Caicos National Museum
- Historic Trinidad: the Urban Center and the Valley of the Sugar Factories
- Maison Abbé Grégoire
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.