Visit and explore

Visit and explore

Find unique fall color at the Arb

Some of the area’s best and most unique fall color can be found at the Arboretum this October; our Fall Color Scout offers viewing tips.

Chamber Concert Series tickets now on sale

The Morton Arboretum is proud to bring five spectacular Chamber Concerts to the Thornhill Education Center starting next month.

Illumination tickets on sale now

Be the first to get tickets to the holiday season’s newest and brightest event!

What’s in store this October

Buzz by The Arboretum Store for fun events this October and November.

Fall Color Festival at the Arb

This October, come leaf peeping on the Arboretum’s 1,700 acres, then celebrate the autumn season at our Fall Color Festival.

Telling the story of nature

Kids and kids at heart gather around docents at the new Discovery Cart, waiting for a story.

Illumination: coming this holiday season

Join us this holiday season as The Morton Arboretum is transformed into an interactive wonderland of color and light during its first-ever winter lights event, Illumination: See Trees in a Different Light.

The Arboretum’s new beekeeper

Welcome the Arboretum’s newest beekeeper, Greg Fischer.

Find "sweet" items this month at The Arboretum Store

This September, The Arboretum Store is your source for sweet gifts, featuring the area’s best selection of honey- and bee-themed products.

Perfect prairie? No, but a pioneer

When Ray Schulenberg and other Morton Arboretum staff members set out to recreate a prairie on an eight-acre patch of farmland 51 years ago, there were no instructions to follow.