Led by one of our Collections Team, join this short tour and hear about the fascinating collections held by one of the world’s oldest slavery museums. From costume, furniture and paintings to instruments that convey the brutal nature of the transatlantic slave trade, learn about the history and the reality of caring for such a collection.
Free, booking essential.
Wilberforce House is the birthplace of William Wilberforce, famous campaigner against the slave trade. Admission to Wilberforce House is free. The museum tells the story of the transatlantic slave trade and its abolition, as well as dealing with contemporary slavery. Galleries also offer a fascinating glimpse into West African culture.