``We must first get down on our knees.`` Johan Huibers


Love must be sincere. Hate what is evil; cling to what is good.


Whoever brings blessing will be enriched,
and one who waters will himself be watered.

The Ark of Noah replica is currently in The Netherlands, Dordrecht!

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In 2008 the Dutch building constructor Johan Huibers personally began to construct a biblical true-size Ark of Noah, which he successfully completed four years later. Before this Ark, he already had build a half seize replica of the Ark of Noah. Since the completion of the new 1:1 seize Ark, it has been situated in port of Dordrecht in The Netherlands for multiple years now.

The replica of the Ark of Noah is docked in Dordrecht and is open to the public.

‘Stichting’ Ark van Noach is a Dutch registered non-profit ANBI Foundation located in The Netherlands. The Ark of Noah has been used by this Foundation for exhibition purposes and has proven capable of managing a great number of visitors.

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-Johan Huibers


Find more information about your visit to the ARK.

The route from Amsterdam (A2 – A27 – A15)
Take the Papendrecht turn off, and take the N3 towards Papendrecht. Take the first turn-off after the bridge over the Merwede river. Turn left at the lights onto the Merwedestraat and drive towards the centre of Dordrecht. After 1.4 kilometres, turn right into Maasstraat.

The Route from Rotterdam (A13 – A16 – A15)
When on the A16, take the Nijmegen turn-off and follow the A15. Take the Papendrecht/Dordrecht turn-off, turn right onto the N…
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Admission prices      
Children 0-2 years Free
Children 3-12 years €  7,50
Adults (13+) € 12,50
Quest Free
Rent conference room On request

The admission price for groups is included on the ‘Groups‘ page.

Latest Articles

Here you will read some of the latest news from the Ark of Noah.

Open your heart

It's not how much we give but how much love we put into giving.

Give with joy!

Meet the Visionary and Builder

When I admire the wonders of a sunset or the beauty of the moon, my soul expands in the worship of the creator.


We do not remember days, we remember moments.


The Ark of Noah has made headlines all over the world, from the west to the east. From the Netherlands to the United States and even South America.

The Ark in the news.

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