Memorial rock cairn and lighthouse at the home of the famous Danish polar explorer and anthropologist, Knud Rasmussen at Hundested, Zealand, Denmark

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Memorial rock cairn and Spodsbjerg Lighthouse right north of the Danish Knud Rasmussen's house at Hundested. The home of the famous Danish polar explorer and anthropologist, Knud Rasmussen at Hundested, Zealand, Denmark. (Knud Johan Victor Rasmussen (June 7, 1879 – December 21, 1933). The house is now a museum of arctic exploration and the explorer's life and addiction to wild nature even at his home in Southern Denmark. In the centre the 9 m tall Spodsbjerg Lighthouse on the 30 m tall moraine cliff at the rough coast half-way to the small charming village Kikhavn. Further left towards the west-wind-bent tree is the Knud Rasmussen memorial rock cairn raised after his death by Greenland and South- Danish friends in 1936 of rocks from various places in Greenland related to Knud Rasmussen's journeys.
Location: Hundested, North Zealand, Denmark