A modern town
Sisimiut is Greenland’s second-largest town and thus a modern metropolis in Greenlandic optics. The people of Sisimiut have supreme confidence in themselves that makes them proud. There is a good atmosphere in the town for the same reason, and there are plenty of opportunities to walk around the town and have a fun evening, just as Hotel Sisimiut offers delicious food.
Several of Greenland’s large organizations and businesses have headquarters in Sisimiut. It is also an educational town where more than 10 % of the people live in dorms, so there are many young people in the town.
The museum and culture
The museum in Sisimiut offers local history, but also cultural insights, where you get a sense of life throughout Greenland in the old days. There are also several places where you can experience Greenlandic crafts being produced and sold.
People in Sisimiut like to do new things, and this is where you will find the country’s only outdoor swimming pool. A special place is Qiviut, which produces and exports musk wool which, when knitted, turns into some of the warmest and softest wool products.
In the cultural center Taseralik you can go to concerts, theatrical performances, see films and much more, and a cafe with a nice view is located in the beautiful building.