Reckoning with Legacies of Slavery and Slave Trade
Safeguarding the Past
History meets memory in Barbados
Society and trade in pre-colonial Africa
Slavery and Revolution
Negotiating liberty, brotherhood and bondage
Picturing the Past
Enslaved people and portraiture
An Atlantic Life
To the Americas and back
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
- Alejandro de Humboldt National Park
- Town and Mine of El Cobre
- Turks & Caicos National Museum
- National Park Service Network to Freedom
- Whitney Plantation
- San Severino Castle
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.