Ilulissat Museum, Ilulissat

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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  • most of the explanations are written in Greenlandic and Danish and only few in English. since we can't read neither Greenlandic nor Danish but only English -- we couldn't understand the exhibits and.....  more »
  • The museum is free on June 7 as it is Knud Rasmussen’s birthday when I went. It’s worth a short visit with information and some historical photos.  more »

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