in Nuuk

Atuagkat Boghandel

Greenland's largest bookshop has a limited but extremely well-chosen selection of books in English dealing with Greenlandic history, culture, economy, politics and natural history. Maps, and a few guidebooks and pos…
in Aasiaat

Ameq Aasiaat

The local leathercraft shop and handicrafts centre Ameq Aasiaat focuses on traditional tanning, drying, sewing and embroidery skills. There's also a small sealskin processing plant.
SUPERMARKET in Ilulissat


Pisiffik supermarket, on Alanngukasik and Noah Møgårdip Aqq;, has an enormous selection of fresh and frozen food, plus well-stocked clothing and toiletry sections.
in Tasiilaq

Neriusaaq Bookshop

Stocks souvenir books, maps and some English-language reading material. It also has a pay phone, a public fax service and one Internet terminal (per minute Dkr1).
in Nuuk

Nitz Gallery

Framing shop with a small but unrivalled collection of original lithographs and prints by both new and established stars of Greenlandic modern art.
in Nuuk


Greenland's main publisher. The office is most useful to buy Dkr4 postcards and the Birds in Greenland guide (Dkr135).
in Tasiilaq

Skæven Handicraft Shop

Skæven handicraft shop stocks a good range of carvings, slippers, jewellery and mitts.
in Paamiut

Ujaloq Gift Shop

Ujaloq Gift Shop has an attached sealskin workshop and sells decently priced souvenirs.
in Sisimiut

Sisimiut Atuagaarniarfik

Sells souvenir coffee-table books and a few English-language books on Greenlandic topics.
in Nuuk

Nuussuaq branch

There's a small Nuussuaq branch with a small fish market alongside.