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Mission messaging

  • The Champion of Trees

    The Morton Arboretum, a 1,700-acre living museum, champions trees throughout the world via scientific study, conservation, and advocacy.

    The Champion of Trees
  • Growing Brilliantly

    People need trees. Help preserve and protect trees in your community and around the world when you support the Growing Brilliantly campaign at the Arboretum.

    A grove of trees
  • See Trees in a Different Light

    You'll be surrounded by color as you walk a one-mile paved path amid interactive lighting effects that highlight the beauty of trees in winter.

    See Trees in a Different Light
  • Look Closer

    Art, photography, natural history, gardening, birdwatching: Sharpen your skills through classes at The Morton Arboretum.

    Look Closer
  • Benefits of Trees

    Embrace all that trees have to offer—keeping us healthy to providing cleaner air, creating safer cities and increased home values, and surrounding us in beauty.

    Benefits of Trees
  • A Greener Future

    With scientific research at home and conservation leadership around the world, The Morton Arboretum is leading in the work to save trees.  

    Close up of a leaf and acorns

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