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

Here we present new collections, exhibitions, publications etc.

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...

26/02 2019

We would like to say pilluarit / congratulation to Greenland National Museum and Archive, who has launched their digital archive ‘Qangagooq’ with...

25/02 2019

As a part of the preparations for the 100 year anniversary of the 5th Thule Expedition, Danish Arctic Institute has compiled a broad and incomplete...

04/07 2018

Exhibition about the artist Eigil Knuth with a broad selection of his works.

Summer 2018.

Eigil Knuth was a renowned polar scientist,...

22/02 2018

New photos on our photo database Arktiske Billeder (Arctic Photos). All the photos from the first five Danish Chukotka Expeditions are now available....

20/04 2017

Based on the Danish Arctic Institute pocasts Iben Bjørnsson has in collaboration with the Arctic Journal written a number of articles. Please follow...

06/04 2017

A couple of days ago we had a visit from journalist Susanna Sommer from the Danish National Radio (P1 podcaster) and she has produced a podcast about...

03/04 2017

We have uploadet a new collection of photos to the database Arktiske Billeder. This time it is the fantastic photos taken by Anne Bang from Aasivik 78...

Foto: Jette Bang (gjb03858), Qullissat 1939

For further information please contact Danish Arktisk Institut

+45 3231 5055