Reckoning with Legacies of Slavery and Slave Trade
Picturing the Past
Enslaved people and portraiture
An Inhuman Trade
British beads for West African people
Resilience and remembrance in Jamaica
Slavery and Revolution
Negotiating liberty, brotherhood and bondage
Heart and Soul
Faith and freedom in Louisiana
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
- Turks & Caicos National Museum
- The Slave Cell of Belmont Plantation
- Monument to Abolition of Slavery
- Nantes History Museum, Castle of the Dukes of Brittany
- Museum of Aquitaine
- Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture
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.