Sisimiut Community Visit
At guests' discretion
Available all year
Visit the Sisimiut Museum, a collection of old wooden buildings where you’ll learn about local life
Gain insight and information from local guides as you stroll around Sisimiut at your own pace
Walk to the old, white whalebone gate – a popular photo stop
Smile under a whale jaw
Visit the old town centre of Sisimiut and see the beautiful blue church next to the popular photo stop, the whalebone gate. This landmark welcomes you to the Sisimiut Museum, where you can learn about the city’s history and culture. See archaeological artefacts from the Saqqaq people, believed to be Greenland’s earliest inhabitants. You’ll spot guides stationed around the area to help you and provide local insights. Be sure to stop by the local arts and craft workshop to discover some unique pieces.
Remarks/requirements: Guests should wear comfortable walking shoes and dress in layers according to weather.
Walking information: At guests' discretion, walking over paved surfaces.
Expedition cruises offering this activity
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MS Fridtjof Nansen