Due to public health efforts to contain COVID-19, the Ark Encounter and Creation Museum are temporarily closed until April 20 or later.
The Bible describes Noah’s Ark as a safe haven during the Flood for all kinds of air-breathing land animals and flying creatures God created. Naturally, people have many questions about the animals on Noah’s Ark. How could Noah fit all of them on board and care for so many animals? Explore real-life solutions and get answers at Ark Encounter!
Come see how Noah and his family might have engineered systems to efficiently feed, water, and clean up after thousands of animals on board the Ark.Learn More
Ark Encounter is the largest timber frame structure in the world, built from standing dead timber, in part by skilled Amish craftsmen. The Ark is an architectural and engineering wonder containing three decks of world-class exhibits.Find Out More
The Ark measured 300 x 50 x 30 cubits, which is a volume of about 2.21 million cubic feet. See for yourself how this massive structure can support a crowd.