Reckoning with Legacies of Slavery and Slave Trade
Many Middle Passages
Africans and descendants in Europe
An Atlantic Life
To the Americas and back
A World of Contradictions
Navigating enslavement and freedom
Society and trade in pre-colonial Africa
An Atlantic World
Lives shaped by sugar and slavery
Everyday life and its limits
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
- Historic Cienfuegos
- The Slave Route, Cuba
- Historic Havana and Fortifications
- Chateau de Joux
- Murat Plantation
- Fort Fleur-d’Epée
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.