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a colorful town in a beautiful setting

take the time to walk around this lovely old town. Better yet, go on a hike to see a couple of... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2017
Marion W
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Seattle, Washington
Interesting museum

We visited Sisimiut museum and found it to be very interesting. The museum consists of a main... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2017
amazonlady1
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North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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Jukkorsuup Aqquserna 7 | Postbox 308, Sisimiut 3911, Greenland
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Reviewed 4 November 2017

This was a really nice museum. Several buildings walk you through all sorts of historical and cultural exhibits. I particularly enjoyed the church with the interactive priest and shaman exhibit. The shaman sings a great song and the priest is incredibly creepy. Definitely a must...More

Thank Tina B
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

We recently had an opportunity to visit Sisimiut during a Crystal Northwest Passage cruise. This Greenland community had an excellent museum organized in several buildings. The locals were very friendly and helpful in showing us around and providing any additional requested information. Well worth a...More

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Reviewed 5 September 2017

take the time to walk around this lovely old town. Better yet, go on a hike to see a couple of exposed and ancient graves and the crashing waves in the background. Beware if it's windy. We had better than 40 knots and it made...More

Thank Marion W
Reviewed 14 August 2017

The museum is interesting and good depicting the old way of life. However, the midges and flies were really quite a pest and we had to wear nets the whole time.The place is interesting and is a working port.

Thank Diane L
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We visited Sisimiut museum and found it to be very interesting. The museum consists of a main building and some small buildings, all full of interesting information and beautifully laid out.

Thank amazonlady1
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Sisimiut is a nostalgic small little tow. Probably the only thing to see it’s the museum and the small cute colorful houses Also from the main street you can see their odd cemetery (in a good way because it makes it strange). There’s a small...More

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Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Well you came all this way ;) Is well worth a look at the history of the town. Some really good preserved building with original equipment. Well set out.

Thank aussiejashank
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Our expedition voyage stopped in Sisimuit while sailing north along the western Greenland coast. We disembarked by zodiac and explored the town, including the harbour, church and cemetery, and were treated to a food tasting -- seal blubber, whale meat and caribou soup. Unfortunately, it...More

Thank Robin B
Reviewed 10 September 2016

You should stop and visit the musseum if you have time while in Sisimiut. Has a lot of information for review

Thank TravellingNature
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Very good small museum giving a good impression of important parts of Greenland's history and culture

Thank Jesper H
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