Intercontinental Slavery Museum, Mauritius Ltd

ISM Mauritius Ltd was established as a specialized entity on January 20, 2020, and was incorporated as a government-owned company for the implementation of the Intercontinental Slavery Museum project.

Mission of ISM

Providing a unique experience of human tragedy, resistance, and survival by breaking the chains of the slavery legacy to reveal the truth in favor of justice and reconciliation.

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Who We Are...

The Intercontinental Slavery Museum is one of the key recommendations of the Truth and Justice Commission of Mauritius, which established public platforms in 2009 to investigate the legacy of slavery and indentured labour…

What We Do...

Documentation Centre

The Center for Research and Documentation of ISM is an integral part of the Intercontinental Slavery Museum.


Projects funded by both national and international parties in a view to promote tolerance, peace, and reconciliation


Exhibitions organized in collaboration with several key partners, including institutions, NGOs and individuals

Ministry of Arts and Cultural Heritage


Nelson Mandela Centre for African Culture Trust Fund


Aapravasi Ghat World Heritage Property


Le Morne Heritage Trust Fund


Mauritius Museums Council

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1, Quay Street, Ex-Military Hospital Building, Port Louis

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214 3608

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