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Lancashire and the Peaks Sights

International Slavery Museum

  • Hartley Quay Map It
  • Waterfront

Updated 05/29/2014

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On the third floor of the Maritime Museum, this museum's three dynamic galleries recount the history of transatlantic slavery and trace its significance in contemporary society. "Life in West Africa" reproduces a Nigerian Igbo compound; life aboard slaveships bound for the Americas is revealed in the "Enslavement and the Middle Passage" section; and "Legacies of Slavery" examines the effect of the African diaspora on contemporary society.

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Albert Dock, Hartley Quay, off A5036, Liverpool, L3 4AQ, England

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  • Free
  • Daily 10–5

Updated 05/29/2014


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