Reckoning with Legacies of Slavery and Slave Trade
An Atlantic Life
To the Americas and back
Transatlantic Slave Trade
Tragedy on a global scale
Portraying a painful past
Preserving the Afro-Peruvian past
Many Middle Passages
Africans and descendants in Europe
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
- Archaeological landscape of the first coffee plantations of southeastern Cuba
- Tumba Francesa
- Town and Mine of El Cobre
- Historic Havana and Fortifications
- Slave Burial Ground of Anse Sainte-Marguerite
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.