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Nice Stop - Interesting Histort

As long as the sight of a large polar bear (one of the larger points here) hung on a wall along... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2018
msuzdak
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White Plains, New York
via mobile
Overview of local history

It is quite a walk to get there from the airport hotel, but doable. You can also take the bus but... read more

Reviewed 10 February 2017
AskurAlas
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Tallinn, Estonia
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Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

As long as the sight of a large polar bear (one of the larger points here) hung on a wall along with a dozen photos of people posing with it shortly after it was killed doesn’t offend you - the rest of the museum is...More

Thank msuzdak
Reviewed 9 March 2018

I was on the Northern Lights tour in Kangerlussuaq and the tour company had this nice little museum as a bonus at the end of the tour (the entrance to the museum was already included). The purpose with this stop-over was for us to get...More

Thank Kevin S
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

I stopped in the museum to learn about the local history. It looks small from the outside l, but is big once you get inside. The museum has info from the early 1900s to present. Most of the museum is in Danish, but I would...More

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Reviewed 10 February 2017

It is quite a walk to get there from the airport hotel, but doable. You can also take the bus but it costs money. Museum is a good idea when you have nothing else to do.

1  Thank AskurAlas
Reviewed 3 November 2016

I stayed at Kangerlussuaq during my Greenland vacation and a visit to the museum was scheduled before we were taken to the airport for our flight back to Copenhagen. It is quite small, but really dealt with the history of the town from World War...More

Thank Ivan L
Reviewed 15 September 2016

A wonderful collection of buildings, some brought from other places some constructed in the traditional manner from new. Interesting and evocative of times gone by. Well worth a visit.

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Reviewed 30 September 2015 via mobile

I Can really recommend a visit to This museum if you Want to know and learn more about Kangerlussuaq and its History. If the weather is bad-you Can spend a whole day there studying the collection of This Museum.

Thank Thomas B
Reviewed 16 August 2015 via mobile

If you have something for WWII, you must visit Kamgerlussaq museum situated in Old Kamp. You will find the history of Greenland during the war and the office of the 2 commanders (Danish and US) during that period.

Thank Roland M
Reviewed 13 August 2015

This museum actually takes about 1.5 hrs to view. IT has a great pictorial history and the rooms are Still as they were when the American base was there. The guy that runs it is unique and so interesting. Really not much to do apart...More

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Reviewed 18 July 2013

As others say, its mostly all in Danish, but if you do some research before you arrive, you can understand most of it. Most of it covers the Danish involvement with Sondrestrom AFB. Its a must-see for aviatiors or those who like aviation and history...More

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