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Ark Encounter features a full-size Noah’s Ark, built according to the dimensions given in the Bible. It spans 510 feet long, 85 feet wide, and 51 feet high.
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Amazing replica of the ark with so much information to take in, along with a beautiful outdoor animal area and playground. Zipline courses are also available for purchase. To save some money as a family/group, visit the outdoor pizza restaurant and order pizza and breadsticks to share.
Ark Encounter is a Christian religious and creationist theme park that opened in Grant County, Kentucky in 2016. The centerpiece of the park is a large representation of Noah's Ark based on the Genesis flood narrative contained in the Bible. It is 510 feet (155 m) long, 85 feet (26 m) wide,…
The Ark is a definite "must see" for the Christian community, and is also interesting, I've been told, for those who do not consider themselves part of the Christian religion.
Beautiful and memorable place to visit. Our kids love the play area and the animals are the sweetest!
Part theme park, part Biblical recreation, Ark Encounter in Williamstown, Kentucky offers its visitors with a chance to explore Noah’s Ark – at least, a replica of it which has been constructed using the exact measurements as in the Book of Genesis. The 51-feet-high, 85-feet-wide, and 510-feet-long…
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.
This is a very popular spot with many of my guests, although I have never been. The Ark Encounter is 45 minutes away from Rabbit Hash and offers a theme park like experience and information on the foundation of evangelical Christianity. The main piece of the park is the 510 ft long replica of Noah's…
We visit the Ark for the park at least once a month and get coffee and ice cream. You don't have to pay to go to the grounds, just to go inside the Ark itself.
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