Take in the Sights of the Rainbow Gardens at the Ark Encounter
Sept. 24, 2020

Take in the Sights of the Rainbow Gardens at the Ark Encounter

During your visit to the Ark Encounter, be sure to visit our colorful Rainbow Gardens, located between our life-size Noah’s Ark and the Ararat Ridge Zoo.

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Sneak a Peek at the Faith-Building Talks Coming to Answers for Pastors and Leaders
Sept. 18, 2020

Sneak a Peek at the Faith-Building Talks Coming to Answers for Pastors and Leaders

Answers for Pastors and Leaders is just around the corner, and we’re excited to welcome pastors, leaders, and other believers from across the country.

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World’s Largest Christian Music Festival Coming to the Ark Encounter in 2021
Sept. 10, 2020

World’s Largest Christian Music Festival Coming to the Ark Encounter in 2021

We’re bringing over 80 well-known gospel music artists and groups to the Ark Encounter to perform over 40 days and nights in our 2,500-seat Answers Center.

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Mark Your Calendar for Our Creation College Expo
Sept. 3, 2020

Mark Your Calendar for Our Creation College Expo

If you’re the parent of an upper middle school or high school student, mark November 5–7, 2020, on your calendar for our annual Creation College Expo!

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Truth Traveler Now Open at the Ark Encounter!
Aug. 27, 2020

Truth Traveler Now Open at the Ark Encounter!

Our guests will now have the opportunity to experience “A Flood of Reality,” an incredible, high-tech virtual reality show when they visit with us.

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Special Programs Make Día Latino Even Better
Aug. 20, 2020

Special Programs Make Día Latino Even Better

On September 26, 2020, Latino guests will come to the Ark Encounter for our annual Día Latino event. We’ve added special programs to make the day even better!

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Explore Zoology at the Ark Encounter
Aug. 13, 2020

Explore Zoology at the Ark Encounter

We’re excited to announce that our popular Explore Days program is coming to the Ark Encounter! Learn more about two special opportunities.

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Deaf Days Coming This Fall at the Ark Encounter
Aug. 6, 2020

Deaf Days Coming This Fall at the Ark Encounter

Our Deaf Days this year will be October 10–11, 2020. Volunteer sign language interpreters will be spread throughout the Ark Encounter and Creation Museum.

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Exceeding Expectations at the Ark Encounter
July 30, 2020

Exceeding Expectations at the Ark Encounter

We thought we would share with you three testimonies we’ve received from recent guests to the Ark Encounter and our sister attraction, the Creation Museum.

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Don’t Miss Día Latino, September 26–27, 2020
July 23, 2020

Don’t Miss Día Latino, September 26–27, 2020

Día Latino is returning! Join us for this exciting two-day event at the Ark Encounter and our sister attraction, the Creation Museum, September 26–27, 2020.

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Join Us for Answers for Pastors at the Ark Encounter, October 6–8, 2020
July 16, 2020

Join Us for Answers for Pastors at the Ark Encounter, October 6–8, 2020

Our 2020 Answers for Pastors and Christian Leaders Conference is themed “The Bible and Sexuality: Practical Answers for Today’s Word.”

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Behind the Scenes of the Ark Encounter’s Exhibits
July 9, 2020

Behind the Scenes of the Ark Encounter’s Exhibits

While the Ark Encounter was shut down during the coronavirus situation, Ken Ham went behind the scenes of many of our exhibits to give you an inside look!

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Travel Back and Meet Noah with Virtual Reality at the Ark Encounter
July 2, 2020

Travel Back and Meet Noah with Virtual Reality at the Ark Encounter

Get ready to be blown away with the new, theme-park-quality yet biblical virtual-reality experience at the Ark Encounter—opening soon!

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How Long Does It Take to Tour the Ark Encounter?
June 12, 2020

How Long Does It Take to Tour the Ark Encounter?

Many people ask how much time to allow for a visit to the Ark Encounter and all that it has to offer. We recommend allowing at least 5–6 hours for your visit.

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Afternoon/Evening Admission to the Ark Encounter Includes Free Meal
June 4, 2020

Afternoon/Evening Admission to the Ark Encounter Includes Free Meal

We’ve been making lots of changes, and one of those changes is introducing a new online-only ticket option—and it comes with a free meal!

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Buddy Davis Builds New Ark Encounter Topiaries
May 28, 2020

Buddy Davis Builds New Ark Encounter Topiaries

While the coronavirus-related shutdown was underway, Buddy Davis has been working from his home workshop, building more topiaries for the Ark Encounter.

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Learn How to Draw with Oscar Nava
May 14, 2020

Learn How to Draw with Oscar Nava

You can now learn how to draw with Oscar Nava, the artist who created the Rainbow Covenant exhibit and designed many beautiful products for us!

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Boarding Passes Are Back for a Limited Time!
May 7, 2020

Boarding Passes Are Back for a Limited Time!

We’re very excited to announce the return of a very popular offer! We’re bringing back lifetime boarding passes to the Ark Encounter and the Creation Museum!

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Access Ark Encounter Videos from Home!
May 1, 2020

Access Ark Encounter Videos from Home!

Answers.tv is a state-of-the-art video streaming platform that initially offers over 1,000 videos and live programming, available virtually anywhere in the world.

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Fairy Tale Ark Debunked
April 16, 2020

Fairy Tale Ark Debunked

When people think of Noah’s ark, they often think about a “bathtub” ark with huge giraffes coming out of the top and elephants spilling over the sides.

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The Ark Has Gone Green . . . but Why?
April 9, 2020

The Ark Has Gone Green . . . but Why?

In letting people know that we are thinking about them, we changed the lights at the Ark Encounter last night to show a stunning green life-size Noah's Ark.

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New Beginning Nominated for Two Awards
April 2, 2020

New Beginning Nominated for Two Awards

Our New Beginning was submitted to the International Christian Film and Music Festival and has been nominated for two awards.

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Unique New Facebook Live Programs Scheduled
March 19, 2020

Unique New Facebook Live Programs Scheduled

We are pleased to announce Facebook Live programs while our Creation Museum and Ark Encounter are temporarily closed due to the current COVID-19 situation.

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Hang with Sloths at the Ararat Ridge Zoo
March 12, 2020

Hang with Sloths at the Ararat Ridge Zoo

The Ararat Ridge Zoo is growing! On March 3, we introduced our newest additions to the zoo at the Ark Encounter: Felix and Eutychus.

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