The Ark Encounter & Creation Museum


Depart Wilkes Senior Center
Day 1:  Depart your group's location in a spacious, video and restroom equipped Motorcoach as you head for your destiation: The Ark Encounter & Creation Museum!  This evening, you will have Dinner and check into your Cincinnati area hotel for a four night stay.
Day 2:  Start the day with a Continental Breakfast before the big event you've been waiting for:  THE ARK ENCOUNTER!  Bigger than imagination, this life-sized Noah's Ark Experience will amaze you.  Ark Encountr fatures a full-sze Noah's Ark,built according to the dimensions given in the Bible. Spnning 510 feet long, 85 feet wide, and 51 feet high, ths modern engineern marvel amazes visitors young and old.  From the moment you turn the corner and the towering Ark comes into view, to the friendly animals in the zoo, or the jaw-dropping exhibits inside he Ark, you'll experience the pages of the Bible like never before. 
Day 3:  Start the day with  Continenal Breakfast before you head to The Ark Encounter's sister attraction:  THE CREATION MUSEUM.  Prepare to believe as you explor 75,000 square feet of state -of-the-art exhibits, full-size Allosaurus skeleton, stunning botanical gardens, petting zoo, and more. The state-of-the-art Creation Museum allows you to venture through bibical history.  For Christmas, Creation Museum celebrates theholiday seaon with heir "Garden of Lights" display.  Stroll through the museum's botinical gardens amid the breathtaking display of thousands of mult-colored lights. 
Day 4:  Start he day with a Continental Breakfast befre heading to the NATIONAL UNDERGROUND RAILROAD FREEDOM CENTER, a museum based on the history of the Underground Railroad.  Discover the stories of freedom's heroes.  Afterwards, you'll enjoy a BB RIVERBOAT'S SGHTSEEING CRUISE on the Ohio River.  BB Riverboat's large vessel has both indoor and limate contolled seating, helping to ensure an enjoyable experience.  This evening, enjoy Dinner before heading back to your hotel.
Day 5:  Today, after enjoying a Continental Breakfast, you will depart for home...a perfect time to chat with you friends about all the fun things you've done, the great sights you've seen, and where your next group trip will take you!