Modern Day Noah’s Ark

Have you ever wanted to see Noah’s Ark? Now you can. Well, not the real one.

Dutchman John Huibers built an exact, full-scale replica of Noah’s Ark was recently finished and opened to visitors in the Netherlands. Genesis chapters 6-9 were used as the model for this functioning model of Noah’s Ark, resulting in a 427-foot-long ship.

But the Ark isn’t just cool to look at. Huibers has opened the Ark as a museum, allowing visitors to tour the massive ship. It also features a restaurant, movie theater and Bible museum.

Take a look at images of the Huibers and his Ark below:

Would you visit this impressive museum?

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10 Responses to “Modern Day Noah’s Ark”

  1. Timten
    December 11, 2012 at 11:53 am #

    Isn’t the creation museum making one too?

    • Boys' Life
      December 11, 2012 at 12:02 pm #

      Hello Timten,
      You’re correct. The Creation Museum in Petersburg, Ky. is planning on building an Ark of their own. At the moment, plans are still in the fundraising phase and no construction has begun.

      • blfanforever
        December 12, 2012 at 9:39 pm #

        When do you guys start replying to comments? That’s totally awesome! Keep it up!

      • Boys' Life
        December 13, 2012 at 9:42 am #

        We’re here to help. If you have any questions about our stories, we’re happy to answer them.

  2. DonyorM
    December 12, 2012 at 10:55 am #

    I’d like to visit that!

  3. hijko xin66
    December 12, 2012 at 9:36 pm #

    this very awesome. Do they have ship-rides?

  4. Mister C
    December 13, 2012 at 9:36 am #

    cool.

  5. outlet
    December 13, 2012 at 2:42 pm #

    How many times can we enter?

    • Boys' Life
      December 13, 2012 at 2:54 pm #

      How many times can you enter the Ark? If so, visitors are able to visit anytime the park is open.

  6. Potato
    December 13, 2012 at 11:49 pm #

    When the creation museum makes one I will totally be going to it! I live in Kentucky! But, boy that ark must have cost him a lot of money.

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