Church of Kap Dan, Kulusuk

#1 of 8 in Historic Sites in Greenland
Located atop a hill overlooking the small village of Kulusuk, Church of Kap Dan draws visitors with its interesting history and unusual design. Built in 1908 from the ruins of a ship, the church serves as a gathering place for many locals and visitors. At the entrance, note the carved statue of an Eskimo woman facing the sea. The interior is quite modest, with a focus on the large, intricate stained glass windows that create colorful light inside. Inspect the altar, decorated with animal fur, and take some time to soak in the overall atmosphere of the place. Our Kulusuk attractions website makes visiting Church of Kap Dan and other Kulusuk attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • I was visiting Greenland as part of a small tour group. The church was very well maintained and didn't expect it to be so nice. I have a video of the church on my YouTube Travel Channel...  more »
  • We visited the church in Kulusuk. It was very interesting and very colorful. The candle sticks were inlaid with ivory. The kneeling pads at the altar were covered with sealskin. Like many churches...  more »
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