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  • COME FOR BREATHTAKING FALL COLOR, STAY FOR EXCITING NEW FESTIVAL EVENTS AT THE MORTON ARBORETUM

    This year (2015), The Morton Arboretum celebrates its signature season with even more to offer visitors.
  • Plant Health Care Report GDD update August 14, 2015

    The growing degree update from The Morton Arboretum for August 14, 2015.
  • NEWS RELEASE: ENJOY A ‘PAW’FECT DAY AT THE MORTON ARBORETUM’S TAILS ON THE TRAILS

    The Morton Arboretum invites four-legged friends and their owners to roam 16 miles of woods, prairies and other natural landscapes during the Tails on the Trails event Saturday, September 12. Tails on the Trails will feature dog-frie’Pndly activities, including agility demonstrations and guided hikes through the grounds. Additionally, a pet expo will take place along Meadow Lake from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., rain or shine.
  • NEWS RELEASE: REGISTRATION NOW OPEN FOR THE MORTON ARBORETUM’S 12th ANNUAL FALL COLOR 5K RUN & WALK

    August 10, 2015

    The Fall Color Festival at The Morton Arboretum is off to a running start as the 12th annual Fall Color 5K Run & Walk and Kid’s Dash takes place Sunday, October 4 with a brand-new post-race party. 

  • Plant Health Care Report issue 2015-10

    The scouting report of The Morton Arboretum for August 7, 2015.
  • NEWS RELEASE: SEPTEMBER-OCTOBER EVENTS, PROGRAMS AND CLASSES AT THE MORTON ARBORETUM

    The Morton Arboretum is celebrating fall in spectacular style. September and October mark the final two months to catch Nature Connects®: Art with LEGO® bricks by Sean Kenney. Its first time in the Chicago area, the exhibit features 13 larger-than-life nature-themed displays painstakingly crafted from nearly half a million LEGO bricks. Nature Connects appeals to all ages, and adults can have even more LEGO brick-inspired fun by reliving their childhoods during our Grown-Up Play Date in the Children’s Garden.