Reckoning with Legacies of Slavery and Slave Trade
An Unlikely Founder
Gowan Pamphlet and Virginia's Baptist Church
Slave-ship resistance and rebellion
An Atlantic World
Lives shaped by sugar and slavery
Slavery and Revolution
Negotiating liberty, brotherhood and bondage
Preserving the Afro-Peruvian past
New Worlds, New Lives
Slavery 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
- Fidelin Kiln
- Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture
- L’Anse à la Barque Indigo Plantation
- Beausoleil Plantation
- Afro-Peruvian Museum, Zaña
- Fort Fleur-d’Epée
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.