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  • 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.
  • Glass Pumpkin Patch preview

    Save the date for the Glass Pumpkin Patch, a cornucopia of unique blown-glass artwork set against a backdrop of the Arboretum’s colorful trees.
  • September special events in The Arboretum Store

    This month, get everything you need to spruce up your home from the inside out.
  • Art at the Arb

    Explore the arts this autumn at the Arboretum, with a variety of events for everyone in the family.
  • Tails on the Trails Returns to the Arboretum

    Back by popular demand, bring your four-legged friends to explore The Morton Arboretum this spring at Tails on the Trails.
  • The Arboretum’s new beekeeper

    Welcome the Arboretum’s newest beekeeper, Greg Fischer.