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This $100 Million Noah's Ark Theme Park Is a Boring, Homophobic Mess

Kentucky's Ark Encounter theme park was designed to be entertaining to Creationists and non-Creationists alike. I was not entertained.
Jamie Lee Curtis Taete

Opening Day at Kentucky's Creationist Ark Encounter

Photographer Samantha Friend visited the Creation Museum's 510-foot long replica of Noah's Ark, complete with model dinosaurs.
Samantha Friend

I Ate a Biblical Burger Aboard a $100 Million Ark

I visited the the Ark Encounter—a Christian theme park whose crowning attraction is a 510-foot-long ark that was built based on specifications written in the Old Testament account of Noah—to see if the food on offer was as epic as the ship.
Ashlie Stevens
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Kentucky Creationists Have Built a Life-Size Noah's Ark Replica, Complete with Dinosaurs

The 510-foot ark comes with cages of animal statues Creationists believe were onboard with Noah and the fam about 6,000 years ago.
VICE Staff

$100 Million Noah's Ark Attraction with Zip Line Spurs Protests

Using grants and tax breaks, a Kentucky ministry has opened a life-sized model of Noah's ark. Freethinkers, secularists, and atheists are pissed.
Kimberly Lawson

Creationists Are Building a Real-Life Noah's Ark

A fundamentalist Christian organization announced the opening of a theme park that features a 510-foot-long, biblically-accurate replica of Noah's Ark. We spoke to the man building the religious version of Disney World.
Belinda Cai