Ilulissat Museum, Ilulissat

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Learn about local history and the story behind many polar explorers at Ilulissat Museum. Located in the first teaching college dating back to 1848, the museum gives insight into the town history, first settlements, and Arctic expeditions through three permanent showrooms. Particularly absorbing are the stories of Knud Rasmussen's adventures on ice through photographs and artifacts from his expeditions. The museum offers parking on site. PutIlulissat Museum into our Ilulissat trip builder and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • This is a great small museum but don't let yourself be fooled by the size. And in a beautiful building too. Definitely a place one have to visit. Do not miss it! So many information about Ilulissat... 
    This is a great small museum but don't let yourself be fooled by the size. And in a beautiful building too. Definitely a place one have to visit. Do not miss it! So many information about Ilulissat...  more »
  • Interesting artifacts and history of the area. Danish, English, and Icelandic descriptions of everything. 
    Interesting artifacts and history of the area. Danish, English, and Icelandic descriptions of everything.  more »
  • Original findings of Greenland explorer Knud Rasmussen.Museum in old house from that time.Worth using one hour in there 
    Original findings of Greenland explorer Knud Rasmussen.Museum in old house from that time.Worth using one hour in there  more »

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