Reckoning with Legacies of Slavery and Slave Trade
A World of Contradictions
Navigating enslavement and freedom
Transatlantic Slave Trade
Tragedy on a global scale
An Unlikely Founder
Gowan Pamphlet and Virginia's Baptist Church
Sugar and Slavery
Reading the landscape in Guadeloupe
Heart and Soul
Faith and freedom in Louisiana
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
- Archaeological landscape of the first coffee plantations of southeastern Cuba
- Municipal Museum of Guanabacoa
- Turks & Caicos National Museum
- Barbados Museum and Historical Society
- Les Rotours Canal
- Afro-Peruvian Museum, Zaña
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.