Reckoning with Legacies of Slavery and Slave Trade
Between Horror and Hope
Middle passages from Africa to America
An African Atlantic
Culture and creativity in the Americas
New Worlds, New Lives
Slavery in the Americas
An Atlantic World
Lives shaped by sugar and slavery
Capture and Commerce
Atlantic trade in people and goods
An Inhuman Trade
British beads for West African people
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
- Historic Trinidad: the Urban Center and the Valley of the Sugar Factories
- Indigo Plantations of the East Coast
- Museum of Aquitaine
- International Slavery Museum
- Roussel-Trianon Plantation
- Punch Pond
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.