Reckoning with Legacies of Slavery and Slave Trade
Many Middle Passages
Africans and descendants in Europe
Peopling a modern plantation museum
Sugar and Slavery
Reading the landscape in Guadeloupe
Picturing the Past
Enslaved people and portraiture
An Atlantic World
Lives shaped by sugar and slavery
Slavery and Revolution
Negotiating liberty, brotherhood and bondage
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
- Barbados Museum and Historical Society
- Indigo Plantations of the East Coast
- La Mahaudière Plantation
- Oak Alley Foundation
- National Park Service Network to Freedom
- Ghana Museums and Monuments
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.