Explore Jr. Botany at the Ark


Williamstown, KY

Ark Encounter

And God said, “Let the earth sprout vegetation, plant yielding seed, and fruit trees bearing fruit in which is their seed, each according to its kind, on the earth.” (Genesis 1:11, ESV)

God created a wide variety of plants to produce after their kind. Explore Jr. Botany at the Ark will investigate the beauty and design of the plant kingdom through a behind-the-scenes experience with the horticulture staff at the Ark Encounter green houses.

  • Open to students in grades K–5 (ages five and up).
  • One parent is required to accompany their child and is responsible for transportation to and from the event.
  • Explore Jr. is scheduled from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Due to parking and bus transportation to the Ark Encounter, recommended arrival time is 8:30 a.m.
  • Please keep in mind that some of our activities are contingent upon weather. This event is rain or shine.
  • Availability is limited, so sign up today!

To complete your child’s registration for the Explore Jr. program, adult chaperones must present these forms upon arrival on your Explore Days program date.

You can find answers to common questions on the Explore Jr. Days FAQ page.

Please contact us for more information or if you would like to schedule a private Explore day for your group.

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All scheduled programs and parking fee.

Event Cost

Price: $39.99

Price includes one student (K-5th grade) and one parent.
Additional students are $19.99 each.
Ark Encounter general admission is not required and not included.


1 Ark Encounter Dr.
Williamstown, KY 41097

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