The Ark Encounter

1 Ark Encounter Dr.
Williamstown, KY 41097- Map It
(855) 284-3275

AAA Editor Notes

The Ark Encounter, 1 Ark Encounter Dr., is a biblically themed attraction based on Noah's Ark and built according to the dimensions in Genesis. It is reportedly the largest freestanding, timber-frame structure on in the world. Zip lines, live performances as well as The Ararat Ridge Zoo, where guests can view wildlife or feed animals in the petting zoo, also are available. Food is available.
(includes Ark Encounter and Ararat Ridge Zoo) $40; $31 (ages 60+); $28 (ages 5-12). Camel and donkey rides are available for an additional fee. Jump Tower ($9.95-$29.95). Zip line ($59-$99). Parking: $10; $15 (oversize).
Hours: Mon.-Sat. 9-8, Sun. noon-8, Apr.-Oct.; Mon.-Sat. 9-7, Sun. noon-7, rest of year. Last admission one hour before closing. Closed Thanksgiving and Christmas.