40 Days and 40 Nights: Referencing the number of days and nights it rained during the Flood, Ark Encounter is offering extended hours (9:00 a.m. to midnight) for the first forty days and forty nights, before starting daytime-only hours on August 16.
|Ark Tickets||2-Day Ark Tickets||Ark + Museum Combo*||Unlimited 7-Day Combo*||Annual Pass*|
|Senior (age 60+)||$31||$57||$45||$99||$175|
|Children (ages 5–12)||$28||$51||$34||$99||$175|
|Children (under age 5)||Free||FREE||FREE||FREE||FREE|
*Includes admission to both Ark Encounter and the Creation Museum (only 45 minutes from the Ark).
Groups are very welcome at the Ark Encounter, and there is plenty to do and see while your group is here.More Information
Soar through the air, reaching up to 50 mph and 17 stories high! Buy tickets now for the zip lines or aerial challenge (purchased separately from Ark Encounter admission).Buy Zip Line Tickets
Visit anytime the Ark is open for a full year with an annual pass! Only $175 per person, and includes Creation Museum admission for one year. Special discounts available for local residents (only at the front gate). See full ticket options page for details.Get Annual Passes
If you have a lifetime or three-year charter boarding pass to the Ark Encounter, please sign in to obtain your tickets.
Find out attraction hours for the day you plan to visit. For at least the first forty days and forty nights of the Ark’s opening, extended hours will be available.
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Don't forget to consider the nearby museums, parks, zoos, historic sites, and other experiences when you plan your trip. Our map of area attractions is a great starting place—some even offer special discounted prices.
Please visit our helpful tips page to learn about Ark Encounter’s amenities and accessibility accomodations for your convenience and safety.
The Ark Encounter restaurant and snack stands feature a variety of delicious food offerings, including options for dietary needs.