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Slavery Remembrance Day

Walk of Remembrance 2012

Slavery Remembrance Day enables us to remember and reflect upon the millions of lives that were stolen through enslavement. It also allows us to consider the many lasting legacies and achievements of people of African descent.

This year's free events, listed below, include:

  • Family activities at the International Slavery Museum on Thursday 21 August.
  • Memorial lecture at the Dr Martin Luther King Jr Building on Friday 22 August, 6pm - this is now fully booked.
  • A full programme of events at the International Slavery Museum on Saturday 23 August, including a special Walk of Remembrance through Liverpool city centre and libation ceremony at the waterfront.

Download: Map of the Walk of Remembrance route (pdf)

Events and activities

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Fully booked

Talk

Legacy of a painting

Date: 22 Aug 2014
Time: 6pm

International Slavery Museum

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Join in

Walk of remembrance

Date: 23 Aug 2014
Time: 12noon

International Slavery Museum

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Join in

Libation ceremony

Date: 23 Aug 2014
Time: 1pm

International Slavery Museum

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Performance

KOF

Date: 23 Aug 2014
Time: 2pm

International Slavery Museum

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Performance

DiAsFRICA

Date: 23 Aug 2014
Time: 2.30pm

International Slavery Museum