Sisimiut Museum, Sisimiut

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#1 of 11 in Things to do in Qeqqata Municipality
Discover the local culture from four millennia ago at Sisimiut Museum. The museum houses the artifacts found after a decade of archaeological excavations and research of the indigenous Saqqaq settlement. You'll see a wide variety of items from this Paleo-Inuit culture, including basic tools, weapons, domestic items, hunting and fishing equipment, money, and sleds. Other exhibits draw on other periods, such as a 17th-century altarpiece, early 20th-century domestic items, and an outdoor section with replicated traditional residences. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Sisimiut Museum and many more Sisimiut attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Sisimiut trip maker app .
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  • This museum is housed in ancient houses at the foot of the Church. It presents the life of the Inuit and Danish communities in the past.
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  • Very pretty created and informative, looks like a toy town with wonderful Church.
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  • A museum where you can pretty much go in and see the houses as they made it back in the days. The layout of the house is also interesting as well as the materials that they're made of. Very informative.
  • This is actually the main church close to the harbour. Beautiful views from the church. When I went to the church, it appeared closed. However a friend of mine managed to get inside and I saw the pics. It was absolutely beautiful and I regret not seeing it myself. Please do try to enter this building and see inside with your own eyes. Sisimiut is one of the most beautiful places I have seen.
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