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  • Creation Museum

    General admission

    Afternoon/evening admission with free meal also available. Learn More

    Ages 11 to adult
    $24.95$39.95 before tax | parking not included
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  • Museum + Ark Combo

    General admission to each attraction

    Ages 11 to adult
    $44.95$79.95 before tax | parking not included The Creation Museum and Ark Encounter are located 45 minutes apart
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  • Annual Combo Pass

    Unlimited annual admission to both the Creation Museum and the Ark Encounter
    + unlimited free parking

    Ages 11 to adult
    $129.95$499.95 before tax | parking included
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    Lifetime passes also available

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Creation Museum Tickets

Choose from a variety of ticket options as you plan your visit to the world-class Creation Museum.
Go with a combo ticket or annual combo pass to also experience the museum’s sister attraction, the Ark Encounter (featuring a life-size Noah’s Ark only 45 minutes from the Creation Museum).

Creation Museum Tickets

General admission to the Museum

Adult (ages 18–59) $39.95
Senior (ages 60+) $34.95
Youth (ages 11–17) $24.95
Children (ages 10 and under) FREE

Afternoon/Evening Admission with Free Meal also available. Learn More

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Creation Museum afternoon tickets

Afternoon/Evening Admission with Free Meal

To help spread out the arrival of our guests throughout the day, we're offering an online-only special ticket for entry at 1 p.m. or later—giving you up to 6 hours in the park. Each paid ticket purchased online includes a voucher for a free meal with a fountain drink, which can be picked up when you arrive. This special ticket is not available onsite at the gate and must be used by August 16, 2020. Yes, there really is a free lunch (or dinner)!

Afternoon ticket offer not available with combo tickets. Cannot be combined with other discounts. Parking not included.

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Zip Lines

Zip Lines

Soar across the lake and through the trees on our Screaming Raptor Zip Lines or take on the challenge of our aerial adventure course.

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Daily Events

Daily Events

From hands-on workshops to presentations from our engaging speakers, the Creation Museum offers many different events. Enhance your time with these fun learning experiences, whether it’s your first, fifth, or fifteenth visit!

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Museum + Ark Combo Tickets

General admission to each attraction

Adult (ages 18–59) $79.95
Senior (ages 60+) $69.95
Youth (ages 11–17) $44.95
Children (ages 10 and under) FREE
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About the Ark

About the Ark

Ark Encounter features a full-size Noah’s Ark, built according to the dimensions given in the Bible. This modern engineering marvel amazes visitors young and old.

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Inside the Ark

See Inside

The Ark Encounter will amaze and inspire you to think differently about the biblical account of Noah’s Ark.

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Annual Combo Passes

Annual admission to both attractions
+ unlimited free parking

Family $499.95
Adult (ages 18–59) $149.95
Senior (ages 60+) $139.95
Youth (ages 11–17) $129.95
Children (ages 5-10) FREE
4 and under FREE
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Single and Family Annual Combo Benefits

  • Enjoy unlimited annual admission to the Ark Encounter and Creation Museum.
  • Free “In and Out” parking at both sites for one vehicle.

Family

Family annual combo passes include immediate family members (parent/legal guardian) and their dependent children 18 and under.


Botanical Gardens Suspension Bridge

Experience More

Explore all the Creation Museum has to offer by strolling through the beautiful botanical gardens, getting up close to the animals in our zoo, catching a show in the special effects theater, and more.

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Places To Stay

Places To Stay

The Creation Museum is located in beautiful Northern Kentucky, with dozens of hotels and places to stay only minutes away.

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Ticket Details & Helpful Info

4D Special Effects Theater

Our 4D Special Effects Theater is a state-of-the-art 4D theater, complete with comfy seats that rumble, shake, and deliver other surprises. Glasses that employ infrared technology are provided for 3D shows, with closed-captioned glasses available for Deaf guests or those who are hearing impaired.

Stargazer Planetarium

Sit back and be amazed as our new laser projectors display vividly realistic images upon a 30-meter-diameter tilted dome, allowing stargazers to travel anywhere in the universe from within our Stargazer Planetarium. Enjoy learning from scientists and astronomers who affirm young-earth creation and explain how what we see in the night sky confirms God’s Word in Genesis.

Discounts and Free Days

We offer discounted admission for Moms and Dads on special days, and kids ages 4 and under are always free. Also, if you’ve served our country in the armed forces, we want to show our appreciation by offering several discounts.

Map & Driving Directions

Take time to get driving directions and plan your route ahead of time—you’ll be glad you did! Also, you may want to look at the Museum map for an idea of what to expect when you arrive.

Groups

Groups enjoy specialized assistance for check-in and ticketing as well as discounted rates. Find out more.

Gift Cards

Share the gift of an unforgettable experience with gift cards to the Ark Encounter and the Creation Museum, available through the Creation Museum’s parent ministry, Answers in Genesis.

Zip Line Tickets

Get ready to soar through the air and get a bird’s-eye view of God’s creation! All zip line ticket sales are managed by Banning Mills staff. Tickets are available at the zip line sales station on arrival (purchased separately from Creation Museum admission). You may purchase tickets in advance for the zip lines, free fall, or adventure park.

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Hours of Operation

Find out our attraction hours for the day you plan to visit. Extended hours are available on a seasonal basis.

Helpful Tips for Convenience & Safety

Please visit our helpful tips page to learn about the Creation Museum’s amenities and accessibility accomodations for your convenience and safety.

Recommended Lodging Options

Find the perfect place to stay during your visit to the Creation Museum. We can help you find the best places to stay.

Attraction Rules

To ensure a safe and secure environment for our guests, please observe and respect our established attraction rules.

Contact Us

For the Creation Museum address, contact forms, and phone number, go to our contact page.

General Admission, Combo Tickets, and Annual Combo Passes

General admission, combo tickets, and annual combo passes may be purchased online or upon arrival for the same price.
When buying online, your tickets will be emailed to you for printing prior to your arrival.
General admission prices do not include parking fees. All prices do not include Kentucky sales tax or Williamstown ticket fee (where applicable). Prices listed are subject to change.
Parking passes are $10 for standard vehicles or $15 for oversized vehicles and can be purchased at the Creation Museum
For assistance, please email reservations. If you are bringing a motor coach, please email us for reservations.
All tickets and passes are non-refundable and expire one year from date of purchase.
Admission tickets are valid for one-day entry. Combo tickets are valid for one-day entry to each attraction in a seven-day period. Annual combo passes are valid for an entire year at both the Ark Encounter and Creation Museum.

Kids Free 2020

In 2020 children ages 5-10 get in free to both the Creation Museum and the Ark Encounter when accompanied by an adult purchasing admission.

Applies to all children ages 5-10 years of age. Requires at least one adult or senior ticket to be purchased. Cannot be combined with any other discounts, offers, or promotions.

The Kids Free discount is applicable with the purchase of at least one adult or senior general admission ticket. Kids Free tickets must be used on day of purchase when purchased on-site. Additional tickets are not available for later use. Online ticket purchases are limited to ten free child tickets per order. Additional tickets can be procured onsite upon arrival. Kids Free discount may be used by Annual Pass, Lifetime Membership, and Boarding Pass holders. For the safety and enjoyment of all guests, we ask that children ages 10 and under be accompanied by a responsible adult at all times. WE do not enforce a chaperone ratio for admission, but the Ark Encounter and Creation Museum reserve the right to deny entry or restrict service in the interest of public safety or the protection of property. Kids Free discount is only valid for general or combo admission tickets from January 1 through December 31, 2020. Discount does not apply to planetarium shows, camel rides, special events, zip line tours, or any other activity beyond general admission. Offer cannot be combined with any other discounts, offers, or promotions. Additional restrictions may apply. The right of final interpretation lies with Answers in Genesis, Petersburg, KY.