Hours (Eastern Time)

Last admission is one hour before closing.

Normal Hours

Monday–Friday 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Saturday 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Sunday Noon – 6:00 p.m.
Petting Zoo
Monday–Friday 10:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Saturday 9:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Sunday 12:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Zip Line
Availability varies throughout the year.
See the zip line page for more
information or call Reservations at
(800) 721-2298.
Closed Thanksgiving and Christmas Day

Annual Closings

The museum is open every day of the year except for Thanksgiving and Christmas Day.

On Christmas Eve we close at 3:00 p.m., and on nights that our Christmas Town event is taking place, we stay open until 9:00 p.m.

The hours listed to the left are accurate for every other day of the year.

Extended Summer Hours

Due to the historic opening of the Creation Museum’s sister attraction Ark Encounter on July 7, 2016, the Creation Museum will be open for extended hours this summer. During the first 40 days and 40 nights of the Ark’s opening, Creation Museum hours will be:

July 7–August 15
Monday–Saturday 9:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Sunday Noon – 9:00 p.m.

Petting zoo and grounds close at dusk.