Nanortalik Open Air Museum, Nanortalik

#1 of 9 in Things to do in Kujalleq Municipality
Take a tour around Nanortalik Open Air Museum, a complex of buildings dedicated to preserving the history and customs of the Inuit people. Grouped by themes, the buildings showcase traditional Inuit and Greenlandic clothes with detailed needlework and beads, handmade kayaks, weapons, medical equipment, and more. One of the buildings is significantly taller than the rest: climb to the top for views of the town and the port. Plan trip to Nanortalik with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.
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  • We had a stop here on our cruise and this is such a beautiful quaint little town you will just not stop taking pictures of all the lovely houses in a scenic spot. The museums are in different houses w...  more »
  • A lot of Information about the former local life. History and traditions are presented. Clothes and hunting gear. Influence of Germans and Danish and Americans is shown. Stones and rocks.  more »
  • We intended visiting the open air museum in Nanortalik but only made it as far as the lovely little church where a choir sang some beautiful songs, mostly in Greenlandic. Do yourself a favour and visi...  more »

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