Reckoning with Legacies of Slavery and Slave Trade
Transatlantic Slave Trade
Tragedy on a global scale
Society and trade in pre-colonial Africa
An Inhuman Trade
British beads for West African people
Safeguarding the Past
History meets memory in Barbados
Everyday life and its limits
Preserving the Afro-Peruvian past
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
- Roussel-Trianon Plantation
- Museum of London Docklands
- Angerona Coffee Plantation, Artemisa
- Ruins of La Demajagua Sugar Factory
- Historic Havana and Fortifications
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.