Reckoning with Legacies of Slavery and Slave Trade
From old worlds to new
An Atlantic World
Lives shaped by sugar and slavery
An Atlantic Life
To the Americas and back
Capture and Commerce
Atlantic trade in people and goods
Slave-ship resistance and rebellion
Safeguarding the Past
History meets memory in Barbados
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
- Historic Cienfuegos
- Monument to Abolition of Slavery
- Town and Mine of El Cobre
- Néron 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.