Reckoning with Legacies of Slavery and Slave Trade
An Unlikely Founder
Gowan Pamphlet and Virginia's Baptist Church
An Atlantic World
Lives shaped by sugar and slavery
Preserving the Afro-Peruvian past
Slave-ship resistance and rebellion
Resilience and remembrance in Jamaica
Safeguarding the Past
History meets memory in Barbados
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
- Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture
- Historic Havana and Fortifications
- Tumba Francesa
- Middle Passage Ceremonies and Port Markers Project
- The Slave Cell of Belmont Plantation
- The Slave Route—Traces of Memory in Guadeloupe
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.