Explore Biology

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Ark Encounter General Admission
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Pricing & Registration
All things were made through him, and without him was not any thing made that was made. (John 1:3)

Explore Biology takes an in-depth look into the complexity of living things from microscopic to large organisms. God gives life to all things, and students will be inspired as they get hands-on in a variety of activities and dissections.

Open to students ages 11 to 18 years of age.

Explore Biology is a 3-hour program scheduled from 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

The Explore Days program is on a four-year rotating schedule. Each Explore Day includes a minimum of three hands-on, interactive sessions. The yearly topics are provided in the schedule below.

Please keep in mind that some of our activities are contingent upon weather.

Availability is limited, so sign up today!

Pricing & Registration

  • $24.99/person (Ark Encounter general admission is not required or included)
  • Includes all scheduled events and parking fee.
  • Price includes one student (age 11 to 18). Additional students are $24.99 each.

You can find answers to common questions on the Explore Days FAQ page.

Please contact us for more information or if you would like to schedule an exclusive Explore day for your group.


  • Friday, March 12, 2025

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Four-Year Rotating Schedule

  Year 1 Year 2 Year 3 Year 4
Session 1 Cells Cellular Biology (Mitosis) Taxonomy & Biological Keys Ecology & Biological Communities
Session 2 Protozoa Human Fetal Development 0–40 Weeks Homology Marine Biology
Session 3 Annelid Dissection Vertebrate Dissection Invertebrate Dissection Shark Dissection

The Fall 2024 and Spring 2025 seasons of Explore will be covering Year 3 topics.