Reckoning with Legacies of Slavery and Slave Trade
An Inhuman Trade
British beads for West African people
Society and trade in pre-colonial Africa
Resilience and remembrance in Jamaica
Preserving the Afro-Peruvian past
An Atlantic World
Lives shaped by sugar and slavery
Everyday life and its limits
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
- Municipalities of Regla-Guanabacoa
- Historic Havana and Fortifications
- Indigo Plantations of the East Coast
- La Grivelière Plantation
- Barbados Museum and Historical Society
- Oak Alley Foundation
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.