Dutchman Builds Noah's Ark a Second Time. filmmaking-focus.com news / dutchman - builds - noahs - ark -a- second - time /. This is not the first time he has attempted to create Noah's ark. He built a smaller one, though still massive, and had opened the door to visitors. Johan Huibers' full-scale replica of Noah's ark opens doors to public in the Netherlands, realising creator's year dream.