Gorée island has been chosen as a symbol and a place of memory. It is one of the historic sites where the destiny of thousands of Africans was played out over five centuries, victims of the slave trade. It is a place of recognition and reconciliation for the African diaspora.
UNESCO classed Gorée island as a world heritage site in 1978.
MOTS CLES · Architecture · Histoire africaine · Île · Monument historique · Patrimoine culturel · Patrimoine mondial · Sauvegarde des biens culturels · Sénégal · Ville historique