Reckoning with Legacies of Slavery and Slave Trade
Safeguarding the Past
History meets memory in Barbados
Transatlantic Slave Trade
Tragedy on a global scale
From old worlds to new
Capture and Commerce
Atlantic trade in people and goods
Slave-ship resistance and rebellion
An Unlikely Founder
Gowan Pamphlet and Virginia's Baptist Church
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
- Middle Passage Ceremonies and Port Markers Project
- Oak Alley Foundation
- Periwinkle Initiative
- Fidelin Kiln
- Alejandro de Humboldt National Park
- 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.