Reckoning with Legacies of Slavery and Slave Trade
Slavery and Revolution
Negotiating liberty, brotherhood and bondage
Slavery and freedom in Africa and America
Everyday life and its limits
Capture and Escape
An Atlantic journey to freedom
An Atlantic World
Lives shaped by sugar and slavery
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
- Angerona Coffee Plantation, Artemisa
- Vanibel Plantation
- Town and Mine of El Cobre
- Murat Plantation
- Monument to Abolition of Slavery
- Roussel-Trianon 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.