Reckoning with Legacies of Slavery and Slave Trade
An African Atlantic
Culture and creativity in the Americas
Society and trade in pre-colonial Africa
Slave-ship resistance and rebellion
An Unlikely Founder
Gowan Pamphlet and Virginia's Baptist Church
Portraying a painful past
Picturing the Past
Enslaved people and portraiture
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
- Town and Mine of El Cobre
- Angerona Coffee Plantation, Artemisa
- L’Anse à la Barque Indigo Plantation
- Alejandro de Humboldt National Park
- Barbados Museum and Historical Society
- Slave History Museum, Calabar
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.