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    Big Logs, Big Project, Big Vision!
    April 28, 2016

    As Ken Ham said, “It’s called Ark Encounter because people will encounter the Ark, and then encounter God’s Word, and then encounter Jesus Christ.”

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    My, What Big Nails You Have
    April 26, 2016

    At 510 feet long, 51 feet high, and 81 feet wide, Noah’s Ark was no dinghy. Noah’s Ark spanned almost an American football field and a half long.

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    I Spy Exhibit Labels!
    April 21, 2016

    It’s fun to walk through and see where the exhibits will be and to imagine walking through the Ark for the first time as a visitor.

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    Noah Is Stylin’
    April 19, 2016

    The characters’ clothes matter because we want the Ark Encounter to portray life during Noah’s day as accurately as possible.

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    A Season of Growth
    April 14, 2016

    With opening day just around the corner, we’re enjoying warmer weather that allows construction progress on Ark Encounter to continue.

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    Faithful Volunteer Keeps Safety Records Updated
    April 12, 2016

    One of our faithful volunteers is Jonathan Gains. He puts together MSDS documents to make sure the studio is in compliance with OSHA requirements.

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    Last Bent Installed!
    April 7, 2016

    Bents are the vertical pieces that largely form the shape of the Ark. We had to raise them half bent by half bent. And now we’re done!

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    Ark Encounter Now Looks Like an Ark!
    April 5, 2016

    The bow and stern are coming into shape and it’s easy to imagine now what the final ship will look like on opening day.

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    Preview What Our Artists Have Been Working On
    April 4, 2016

    Catch a sneak peek at some of the exhibit pieces you’ll see when you visit Ark Encounter.

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    Behind the Scenes: Making the Horse Kind
    April 1, 2016

    In this behind-the-scenes video, Ben explains the process of making an animal from the horse kind.

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    What Will You Experience at the Ark When You Visit?
    March 31, 2016

    Bring your questions when you visit the Ark Encounter after it opens in July, because you’re sure to get answers.

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    Pre-Flood Globe for Noah’s Study
    March 30, 2016

    This globe is one of many props our designers are fabricating for the world-class exhibits at Ark Encounter.

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    Ark Tour: The Bus Ride
    March 29, 2016

    It’s going to be so exciting to watch visitors get their first up-close look at the Ark as they round the final curve along the bus route.

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    Assembling Noah’s Living Quarters
    March 28, 2016

    At Ark Encounter, we want to give people a glimpse of what life may have been like for Noah and his family on the Ark.

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    Behind the Scenes: Moths on the Ark
    March 25, 2016

    The Ark will even have a moth habitat! Check out this video for a behind-the-scenes look.

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    Spring Is Beautiful at the Ark Encounter
    March 24, 2016

    You can see the curvature and begin to understand how much work Noah would have had to do to make God’s command to build an Ark a reality.

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    Time to Start Installing Exhibits
    March 23, 2016

    Since the Ark Encounter is opening soon, it’s time to start installing the scores of exhibits you’ll see when you visit.

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    Día Latino 2016 at Ark Encounter
    March 22, 2016

    Come celebrate the grand opening of the life-size Noah’s Ark with us at Día Latino.

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    A Tour of Biblical Proportions
    March 21, 2016

    Last week, several of our staff members took a group from Ohio Travel Treasures on a special tour of Ark Encounter.

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    Fairy-Tale Ark Exhibit
    March 18, 2016

    In this video, you’ll see Humberto setting up books for the Fairy-Tale Ark exhibit that will show the importance of communicating biblical truths accurately.

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    Ark Tour: Arriving at the Park
    March 17, 2016

    Visitors will enter the property where most attractions begin—the parking lot.

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    The Ark Looks Like an Ark!
    March 16, 2016

    The Ark Encounter is starting to look like the design we know so well with the curvy stern, essential to the comfort, stability, and balance of the ship.

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    Noah’s Library Exhibit
    March 15, 2016

    One Ark Encounter exhibit is Noah’s library. In this space, we’re showing some personal items that Noah could have brought with him on the Ark.

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    What Did Noah’s Language Look Like?
    March 14, 2016

    What do you think Noah’s pre-Flood language looked like written down? Did it have an alphabet? Was it pictorial?

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