Reckoning with Legacies of Slavery and Slave Trade
Safeguarding the Past
History meets memory in Barbados
Preserving the Afro-Peruvian past
Sugar and Slavery
Reading the landscape in Guadeloupe
Slavery and freedom in Africa and America
A World of Contradictions
Navigating enslavement and freedom
An African Atlantic
Culture and creativity in the Americas
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
- The Slave Cell of Belmont Plantation
- Town and Mine of El Cobre
- Hull Museums
- Alejandro de Humboldt National Park
- Fort Fleur-d’Epée
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.