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VISIT & explore

Calendar of events

  • Tree House Tales Exhibition

    Enter a tree village that's filled with adventure and imagination. Play, make believe, and become part of the trees' ever-changing tale. Daily, 7:00 a.m.-sunset
  • Acorn Express Tram Tours

    Experience the beauty of the Arboretum's 1,700 acres on a guided tram tour.
  • Garden Art Sale

    Accentuate your lawn and garden with colorful garden art including garden stakes, artwork, bird feeders, and much more. At The Morton Arboretum May 30 & 31, 2015. 10:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
  • Fun in the Children's Garden

    Drop-in & Family Adventure Programs. In the Children's Garden of The Morton Arboretum. Now-October, 2015. Program times vary.
  • Library Exhibit: Plant Hunters

    The exhibit features artifacts from the library’s special collection relating to famous plant hunters, and it explores modern conservation efforts by scientists at the Arboretum. Tuesdays-Saturdays, during regular library hours.
  • Northern Illinois Iris Society Show 2015

    Discover the beauty of tall bearded and Siberian irises. At The Morton Arboretum May 30-31, 2015