Noah’s Ark in Stavanger

Noah's ark

Noah’s ark

At port in Stavanger at the moment is a replica of Noah’s ark. Or what they imagine they would have looked like. Except from the barges they use to stabilize it.

Entrance to the ark

Entrance to the ark

Inside there is a museum that aims to show what you can find in the bible. I did not go inside as the price to go in was a bit high and the target group for this floating museum is kids. But it was interesting to have a look at it from the outside.

LED-lights might be a bit safer than torches

LED-lights might be a bit safer than torches


22 thoughts on “Noah’s Ark in Stavanger

  1. Interesting. Is this a moving museum? Does it actually sail to other locations?

  2. What a fascinating idea to try to bring history to life. Sounds like fun.

  3. Its good to know that if Stavanger gets flooded you and the other inhabitants can take refuge in the ark! Seriously, its an interesting concept. Kevin

  4. If it is expensive how do the childre afford it?

    • masgautsen says:

      It’s cheaper for the children. And for the grandparents. And it’s not extremely expensive, but more than I was willing to pay to see a museum for children.

  5. mommermom says:

    How fascinating! I have never heard of this. Thanks for sharing.

  6. thegreyeye says:

    Wow, interesting. It reminds me the movie Evan almighty

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