Reckoning with Legacies of Slavery and Slave Trade
Picturing the Past
Enslaved people and portraiture
A World of Contradictions
Navigating enslavement and freedom
Heart and Soul
Faith and freedom in Louisiana
An Atlantic Life
To the Americas and back
An Inhuman Trade
British beads for West African people
Portraying a painful 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
- Royall House and Slave Quarters
- Les Rotours Canal
- Fort Louis Delgrès
- Vanibel Plantation
- Historic Cienfuegos
- L’Anse à la Barque Indigo 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.