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Illumination: Tree Lights at The Morton Arboretum

Illumination, Ornament Hill

Friday, November 18, 2016 through January 2, 2017*


*We will be closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, and Christmas along with the following Mondays, November 21 and 28, December 5 and 12.

Illumination was a great success in 2015. We were thrilled that so many visitors joined us to see trees in a new light! We are currently planning for the return of Illumination in November 2016. 


Thank you to all who visited Illumination last year! Visitors created lasting memories singing to trees at Tinsel Harmony, hearing "The Nutcracker" in Symphony Woods, enjoying the beauty of Meadow Lake Magic, and much more. We received feedback from so many of you, and we are using that information to create the best experience we can for the coming winter.