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Acorn Express tram tours

Experience the beauty of The Morton Arboretum's 1,700 acres on a guided tour aboard the Acorn Express tram ride. This one-hour ride winds you through the Arboretum's woodlands, wetlands, and prairie while listening to a narrated tour.

Tram tours are a popular way to see the grounds. Tours can sell out in advance of departure times, especially on weekends.

SCHEDULE:

Tram tours are available through November 17.

Call 630-968-0074 for tour times. Tours operate weather permitting.

FEES AND ADMISSION:

$5 adult           ($6 nonmember)
$4 child 2 -17 ( $5 nonmember)

REGISTRATION:

IN PERSON: Stop by the Visitor Center during open hours

Tram tickets are available at the Visitor Center information desk for the day of your visit only. Tickets cannot be purchased over the phone, online, or for another day. 

 

Full Moon Tram Tour: Nature At Night

Discover what happens at the Arboretum at night when no one is around. With the moon shining through the trees, a tram ride reveals a captivating symphony of sounds, mysterious spaces, and wildlife on the move.

SCHEDULE AND LOCATION:

Section A: June 14

Section B: July 12

7:00 p.m - 9:30 p.m.

Visitor Center Entry

FEES AND ADMISSION:
Nonmembers fee does not include admission to the Arboretum.

$10.00          ($8.00 member)

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