Reckoning with Legacies of Slavery and Slave Trade
Preserving the Afro-Peruvian past
An Atlantic World
Lives shaped by sugar and slavery
Portraying a painful past
An Inhuman Trade
British beads for West African people
A World of Contradictions
Navigating enslavement and freedom
Slavery and freedom in Africa and America
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
- Museum of London Docklands
- Punch Pond
- Vanibel Plantation
- House of Negritude and Human Rights
- Ghana Museums and Monuments
- Angerona Coffee Plantation, Artemisa
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.