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Nuuk Art Museum, Nuuk

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Art Museum
Once a church, the building of Nuuk Art Museum today houses numerous works from recognized Scandinavian and international artists. Discover some of the finest examples of various historic paintings and graphics to contemporary pieces. You'll leave with an appreciation for the works of Emanuel Petersen, Harald Moltke, and Christine Deichmann, as well as art that sources Greenlandic materials, such as bone, soapstone, and wood. Work out when and for how long to visit Nuuk Art Museum and other Nuuk attractions using our handy Nuuk trip itinerary maker.
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  • This is a really interesting museum that bridges the contemporary and older, and presents a very complete picture of Greenlandic culture and history. The staff are enthusiastic and the museum director...  more »
  • We enjoyed an hour here and were impressed by the Arctic scenes from the 1920's and 39's painted by Emanuel Petersen. There are also displays of modern Greenlandic art. This was a good introduction to...  more »
  • Try to fit in a visit to the art museum. I really enjoyed my time visiting and though it's a small place, I managed to spend over an hour reading all the interesting collection.  more »