Two statues (Yoruba busts) Sugar bowl, c.1825 Outposts of Empire, poster by John Vickery, 1937

London, Sugar & Slavery

Visit the permanent exhibition that examines London’s involvement in transatlantic slavery in our thought-provoking gallery, London, Sugar & Slavery,

In the setting of this historic sugar warehouse, challenge long-held beliefs that abolition was initiated by politicians and be touched by the real objects, personal stories and vibrant art and music that have left their legacy on the capital today.

Find out more about the gallery by using the links above. Download press pack (PDF 1mb)

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