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Mission messaging

  • 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
  • Trees Inspire

    Trees are living symbols of beauty, strength, life, hope, and more. Share your story about a distinctive or favorite tree, or your connection to a certain tree, and read stories from other tree champions like you.  

    The green leafy canopy of a large tree
  • 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
  • Green Trails, Great Fun

    Enjoy gorgeous green vistas, 16 miles of trails, and a lively lineup of summer events at The Morton Arboretum.

    A grove of leafy green oak trees
  • Dig Deeper

    As an education leader, we engage students, families, teachers, and life-long learners to dig a little deeper into the science of trees.

    Two children looking at the petals of a flower
  • 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.

    Mature evergreens on a grassy slope

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