VISIT & explore


Pancakes with blueberries and powdered sugar
Enjoy a delicious breakfast at The Morton Arboretum in the scenic Ginkgo Restaurant! Saturdays & Sundays, 9:00-10:45 a.m. The Ginkgo Restaurant will be closed on April 15 & 16
A close-up of a salad
Join us for a four-course vegetarian dinner, highlighting seasonal vegetables on October 1, 2017 at 6:00 p.m.
4 adults dressed in clothes circa 1970s
Enjoy interactive dinner theatre with a mystery to solve. Don’t forget your detective hat. October 26 or 27, 2017 at 6:30 p.m.
Adults and children dressed like pirates and princesses
Join us for BOO Breakfast, complete with visits from favorite characters. Costumes encouraged. Sunday, October 29, 2017, 9:00 a.m
A traditional Santa Claus walking to the Visitor Center via Meadow Lake Trail
Enjoy a special breakfast in The Morton Arboretum's scenic Ginkgo Restaurant and a visit from Santa! On select dates December 2017
St Nick arriving at The Morton Arboretum
Make this holiday season special by joining us in the Thornhill Mansion for an elegant family supper. Thursday, December 21, or Friday, December 22, 2017
Whiskey samples
Warm up this winter with whiskey in our beautiful Ginkgo Restaurant at The Morton Arboretum. January 20 & 21, 2017