Reckoning with Legacies of Slavery and Slave Trade
Society and trade in pre-colonial Africa
Capture and Escape
An Atlantic journey to freedom
An Atlantic Life
To the Americas and back
From old worlds to new
Slavery and freedom in Africa and America
Preserving the Afro-Peruvian 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
- Nantes History Museum, Castle of the Dukes of Brittany
- Murat Plantation
- Angerona Coffee Plantation, Artemisa
- Historic Camagüey
- Les Rotours Canal
- San Severino Castle
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.