Behind the Scenes with Ken Ham

Behind the Scenes with Ken Ham

2 Seasons

Join Ken Ham, CEO and founder of Answers in Genesis, as he goes behind-the-scenes of Answers in Genesis, the Ark Encounter, and the Creation Museum.

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Behind the Scenes with Ken Ham
  • Producer Stephen Kendrick at the Ark in 2022

    Episode 1

    Ken Ham speaks with screenwriter and producer Stephen Kendrick about next year's Answers for Pastors and Leaders conference.

    Stephen Kendrick has dedicated his life to serving Jesus Christ and to making Him known around the world. He is a co-writer for the screenplays and books and the producer...

  • See the Giant Baby, and What’s Coming Next at the Creation Museum

    Episode 2

    Join Ken Ham and lead designer Allen Greene as they discuss the construction of the expanded, permanent Fearfully and Wonderfully Made exhibit at the Creation Museum, set to open in 2022.

    The Bible informs us that every human being, from the moment of fertilization, is made in God’s image. Thi...

  • Heidi St. John is Coming to the Family Homeschool Experience at the Ark!

    Episode 3

    Heidi St. John talks to Ken Ham about this exciting event! During this unique experience, tour the life-size Ark Encounter with exclusive after-hours access; meet the animals in Ararat Ridge Zoo; walk through history in the Creation Museum; have a “mom’s night out”; and relax while enjoying conce...

  • Creation to Babel A Commentary for Families - New Book

    Episode 4

    It's a commentary like no other! Ken Ham dives deep into Genesis 1–11 in a new family commentary, featuring answers to all the questions he’s been asked over 40 years of ministry. Discover a powerful combination of apologetics, doctrine, and devotional insight to ensure the next generation unders...

  • Scoffers of Creation and the Flood

    Episode 5

    Creation isn’t “just” a Genesis issue! In a new book, Scoffers: Responding to Those Who Deliberately Overlook Creation and the Flood, Simon Turpin, director of AiG–UK/Europe, examines 2 Peter 3 exegetically, skillfully and powerfully defending the truth of God’s Word in Genesis, and our confident...

  • How to Play Cribbage with Ken Ham & Mr. P

    Episode 6

    Join Ken Ham and Roger Patterson (Mr. P) as they discuss the new Ark-edition cribbage game and how to play cribbage. Normally the game is played with two players, but It can be adapted for three and four players with this unique 4-track cribbage board.

    Order the new, exclusive Ark-edition cribba...

  • A Wild Encounter with Ken Ham and the Wild Brothers

    Episode 7

    Ken Ham chats with Hudson, Kian, and Asher Wild of The Wild Brothers about missionary life, modern missions, unreached peoples, why they created their popular reality show, future plans, and more. It's a fun interview with behind-the-scenes stories and a wonderful perspective from three godly you...

  • Alex Kendrick & Ken Ham at Ararat Ridge Zoo

    Episode 8

    Join actor and director Alex Kendrick and Ken Ham as they pet a wallaby, see baby emus, and check out a few of the 200+ animals at Ararat Ridge Zoo with Animal Presenter Karina Altman at the Ark Encounter in Northern Kentucky. Alex and Ken also discuss the upcoming red carpet movie screening of C...

  • Science Confirms the Bible Again in Ground-Breaking Grand Canyon Research

    Episode 9

    Science always confirms the Bible because the Bible’s history is true. And a four-year, in-depth research project by a world-class PhD geologist, Dr. Andrew Snelling, once again confirms what we’d expect starting with God’s Word—and confounds evolutionary expectations.

    Dr. Snelling, who has a Ph...

  • Ark Encounter 5th Anniversary

    Episode 10

    President Joe Boone and founder Ken Ham celebrate the five-year anniversary of the Ark Encounter. Filmed in the Answers Center, this presentation reviews major milestones at the attraction, then looks at some of our plans for the future.

  • Israel in the Time of Jesus Exhibit Ribbon Cutting at the Creation Museum

    Episode 11

    Join us as we open "BORDERLAND: Israel at the Time of Jesus" our newest exhibit at the Creation Museum.

  • Claire Survived Abortion

    Episode 12

    Claire survived being killed in the womb. Her twin did not. Ken talks with Claire Culwell about adoption, abortion, and the love of Jesus, who transforms people and cultures.
    Claire's website:

    Fearfully & Wonderfully Made Kit:

  • Divided Nation has arrived!

    Episode 13

    Bryan talks with Ken about the new book, Divided Nation. The battle between God's Word and man's word has been waged for thousands years. Which side are you on?

    In Divided Nation, all illustrations are in color with links so you can aquire the slides to use when you teach in churches, homes, and...

  • Meet the Binturong and Porcupines with Ken Ham & Leanne

    Episode 14

    Join Ken Ham and Senior Zoo Manager Leanne as they meet the Ararat Zoo's latest addition: a Palawan binturong, or bearcat. "Rikki" the binturong is enjoying her new home at the zoo. Ken and Leanne also explore the new exhibit for the African crested porcupines as well as the Animal Actor Stage, w...

  • Rainbow Arch Ribbon Cutting

    Episode 15

    June 1, 2021, ribbon cutting and dedication of our new Rainbow Arch at the Ark Encounter.

  • Massive Music Festival

    Episode 16

    Ken talks with Dean Hopper and Ray Flynn about the largest Christian music festival in the world: 40 Days and 40 Nights coming to the Ark Encounter August 2 through September 10.

  • Singing & Science at the Creation Museum

    Episode 17

    After singing Three Beating Hearts and How Great Thou Art, Steve Hess & Southern Salvation perform their new song Six Days. Then Mr. P, Dr. Rivera and Dr. Purdom consider combustion in chemistry, forensics and biology. We end our evening with an Australian taste test: Tim Tam Slams, vegemite and ...

  • Hiring at Emzara’s Kitchen

    Episode 18

    Ken talks with Jerry and Debra about open positions at the Ark Encounter.
    Work at a Christian facility. We need you—lots of positions available!

  • Jobs, jobs jobs!

    Episode 19

    Jobs, jobs, and more jobs at the Creation Museum, Answers in Genesis, and Ark Encounter!

    April 20th Job Fair:​
    Open Interviews at the Ark​
    Full list of open positions:

  • Complicated Art

    Episode 20

    Brandon and Brent explain how they place animated characters into the real world for our giraffe commercials.

  • Meet Junior’s Voice!

    Episode 21

    Ken and Brent introduce you to Jackson, the voice of Junior Giraffe

  • Why Giraffes?

    Episode 22

    Ken goes behind-the-scenes with Brent Huffman from JDA to discuss our animated giraffe family. On the second deck of the Ark, we take a break from shooting three upcoming commercials to talk about how an these giraffes help us proclaim the message God has given us to share with the world.

  • New Construction at the Ark Encounter

    Episode 23

    Tim Schmitt, our VP of Site Development & Horticulture updates Ken on the exciting new construction projects underway at the Ark Encounter. The walled city upgrade to the exterior of our Answers Center, and the rainbow arch grand entrance are being built during the winter of 2021.

    New greenhou...

  • 2021 Here We Stand

    Episode 24

    Ken declares our allegiance to Jesus Christ, and to the authority of His Word regardless of political and cultural changes in 2021. During this Answers in Genesis staff meeting, Ken boldly affirms our statement of faith. We will continue to take public stands for a young earth, a global flood, bi...