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Ilulissat Museum

Nuisariannguaq 9, Ilulissat 3952, Greenland
+299 94 36 43
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Very informative

Popped into the museum and were not disappointed. Interesting history of the settlement and the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
via mobile
Insight into Arctic exploration and Ilulissat

This museum opened our eyes to the creativity of the early Inuit inhabitants. I was impressed with... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2017
via mobile
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Nuisariannguaq 9, Ilulissat 3952, Greenland
+299 94 36 43
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Popped into the museum and were not disappointed. Interesting history of the settlement and the price of the ticket also gave you access to the art museum nearby. To be fair, everything is nearby in Ilulissat 😀 Friendly staff with a warm welcome

Thank BouncyandFudge
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

This museum opened our eyes to the creativity of the early Inuit inhabitants. I was impressed with the wooden carved snow goggles as well as the intricate artefacts. All the explanations are in three languages including English so this made it easy to follow. The...More

Thank Mingalaba11
Reviewed 27 April 2017

this hotel is interesting because it takes some time to do it...but overall the customer service was not the best and it lacked. But it is greenland.

Thank Leigh E
Reviewed 26 April 2017

I just saw a part of this museum on the northern lights tour with WoG. Whilst it looked quite informative, I did not see any information in English so not for us....

Thank Rachel A
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

The museum is situated in the house where the great explore Knud Rasmussen was born and offers a very interesting exhibition out him. The entrance fee is 60 DKR which is a bit too much in my opinion.

Thank 2009anders
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

I took time to visit this museum while in Ilulissat. It was the home of Knud Rasmussen, a famous explorer. I found the outside of building beautiful - like a postcard. Inside there are three levels. The first has a little shop where you buy...More

Thank Saskia007
Reviewed 13 April 2017

A very small but interesting museum. Worth visiting. Bought some good souvenirs which are not found anywhere else in Illulisat

Thank Melvyn C
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Wonderful little museum in the child home of the famous Danish polar researcher Knud Rasmussen. Half of the museum relates to him, and the rest is divided into an exhibition about the history of the city, among other things, relating to the industrial developments including...More

Thank Mette N
Reviewed 10 April 2017

This museum is worth an hour or two of your time if you want to know about the history of the region from prehistory until modern times. Well - displayed with much information in English.

Thank Susan W
Reviewed 8 April 2017

This nice little museum tells a bit of Knud Rasmussen's story. I think it's a nice museum.. they have all the signage also in english making it easy for me as a non danish speaker to enjoy the exhibition. It's not super big but one...More

Thank icepick80
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