Documentation and dissemination of the history of Denmark in Greenland and the Arctic

Here we present new collections, exhibitions, publications etc.

27/05 2020

On Tuesday, June 2nd, the Danish Arctic Institute will open a new exhibition: 'FROM KAYAK POST TO BROADBAND', focusing on the development of...

20/05 2020

The 25th of May Danish Arctic Institute reopens for users of the archive. To ensure that the visit will be safe for both employees and users, one must...

17/03 2020

Danish Arctic Institute heeds the advice of the Danish Government regarding the Corona Virus and is therefore closed for visitors indefinitely. You...

20/12 2019

Danish Arctic Institute would like to wish all our users a merry Christmas and a happy New Year!

We are closed from the 24th of December to the 1st...

05/07 2019

The exhibition shows highlights in Danish Arctic Institutes collection of maps, instruments, photos and documents. The focus is on mapping during the...

05/06 2019

Danish Arctic Institute’s Map Archive consists of about 5000 maps of many different sorts – from triangulation sketches, hand drawn maps and the first...

28/05 2019

Are you interested in expedition history? East Greenland? Place name etymology? Or Geography? Then this book is for you!

The 28th of May 2019 the...

11/04 2019

N.B: Danish Arctic Institute is closed for Easter from Saturday the 13th of April to Monday the 22nd of April. Happy Easter!

26/02 2019

A new exhibition about the artist Kâle Rosing based on his archive here in Danish Arctic Institute can be seen in the reception of The Arctic House....

26/02 2019

 The museum has opened a beautiful exhibition, which takes a more personal look at this famous expedition. Danish Arctic Institute has provided photos...

Foto: Jette Bang (gjb03858), Qullissat 1939

For further information please contact Danish Arktisk Institut

+45 3231 5055