Reckoning with Legacies of Slavery and Slave Trade
Between Horror and Hope
Middle passages from Africa to America
An Inhuman Trade
British beads for West African people
Slave-ship resistance and rebellion
From old worlds to new
Capture and Escape
An Atlantic journey to freedom
Slavery and freedom in Africa and America
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
- Turks & Caicos National Museum
- Middle Passage Ceremonies and Port Markers Project
- Municipalities of Regla-Guanabacoa
- Vanibel Plantation
- Indigo Plantations of the East Coast
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.