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VISIT & explore

Calendar of events

  • Library Exhibit: Plant Hunters

    The exhibit features artifacts from the library’s special collection relating to famous plant hunters, and it explores modern conservation efforts by scientists at the Arboretum. Tuesdays-Saturdays, during regular library hours.
  • Theatre-Hikes® At The Morton Arboretum

    Experience the theater on nature's stage as plays based on literary tales are presented during hikes through the scenic landscape of The Morton Arboretum. Weekends, July-October and Columbus Day, 2014.
  • Breakfast with Santa

    Enjoy a special breakfast in The Morton Arboretum's scenic Ginkgo Restaurant and a visit from Santa! December 6, 7, 13, 14, 20, 21, 22, and 23, 2014.
  • Tails on the Trails

    Enjoy a “paw”fect day out with your pet as you meander down The Morton Arboretum’s 16 miles of hiking trails.
  • Nature Connects®: Art with LEGO® Bricks by Sean Kenney

    Calling all LEGO® fans! The Morton Arboretum is building awesome summer plans. Friday, July 17 through Sunday, November 1, 2015
  • Tree House Tales Exhibition

    Enter a tree village that's filled with adventure and imagination. Play, make believe, and become part of the trees' ever-changing tale. Daily, 7:00 a.m.-sunset