Visit and explore

Visit and explore

Summer splash: Ways to play with water in the Children’s Garden

Cool off this summer with a water tour of the Children’s Garden

Summer escapes at the Arb

Explore some of the Arboretum’s coolest destinations.

New in the Children’s Garden

The Children’s Garden is always growing and changing. Come see what’s new!

Experience the theater on nature's stage

Walk along with the action as your favorite literary tales are performed live among 1,700 acres of trees and beautiful landscapes with Theatre-Hikes®.

Best Spring Hikes

Immerse yourself in the beauty of the Arboretum’s spring landscape with these wonderful walks.

Tales and Treasures

The Sterling Morton Library is turning 50!

Check Out More Art in The Arboretum Store

Art lovers can find original, nature-inspired artwork for sale in The Arboretum Store year-round.

A Husky History Lesson

Huskies have been a tradition at the Arboretum for the last decade, but did you know they have had a significant place in American history for more than 100 years?

5 Outdoor Exercising Tips

Never mind the cold: Arb staff offer five tips for the best winter workout clothes designed to make outdoor exercise as comfortable as possible.

Best Winter Hikes

Stressed and looking for a prescription for tranquility? Consider a long quiet walk through the woods.