Reckoning with Legacies of Slavery and Slave Trade
An Unlikely Founder
Gowan Pamphlet and Virginia's Baptist Church
Sugar and Slavery
Reading the landscape in Guadeloupe
Society and trade in pre-colonial Africa
From old worlds to new
Slavery and freedom in Africa and America
Capture and Commerce
Atlantic trade in people and goods
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
- Les Rotours Canal
- Roussel-Trianon Plantation
- Barbados Museum and Historical Society
- Museum of London Docklands
- Fort Fleur-d’Epée
- The Slave Cell of Belmont Plantation
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.