Creation Museum's attendance exceeds expectationsPosted by DarthDilbert at 6/16/2009 11:17:00 AM
Two years after its controversial opening, the Creation Museum has drawn 720,000 visitors, far more than the 250,000 annually organizers predicted. It brought in $7 million in receipts last fiscal year, with organizers saying it has had an economic impact of more than $20 million.
Along the way, it has become a popular science field trip destination for Christian schools, religious and home-school groups and public-school clubs. Students represent many of the museum's group visitors, which make up roughly 20 percent to 30 percent of overall attendance, officials said.
I encourage everyone to head down there and visit the museum. My family have a lifetime membership and frequently share our guest passes with family and friends.