“Little Trees” is an immersive outdoor nature-based learning experience for children ages 3 to 5 years old at The Morton Arboretum. Join us for our open house on Friday, January 31, 2020, 6:00 to 7:30 p.m.
Join us on the Acorn Express tram for a family friendly tram-ride adventure through the Arboretum! Wednesdays or Fridays, April through October 2020, 11:00 to 11:45 a.m., or Tuesdays, June through October 2020, 1:00 to 1:45 p.m.
Spring is full of nesting, tweeting feathered friends! Discover the world of eggs, baby birds and their parents in this self-guided hands-on discovery activity. Daily in May 2020, 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Immerse yourself in the diverse cultures of Europe with visits to our European tree collections, plus culinary delights, authentic musical performances, impressive dancing demonstrations, and much more. Saturday, September 19, and Sunday, September 20, 2020.
Join us in the Children’s Garden for this interactive gnome-themed story and baking hour. We’ll use forest ingredients to prepare a treat for ourselves and our forest friends at The Morton Arboretum. Saturday, February 1, 2020.
How much do you know about government where you live? Just as ecosystems within The Morton Arboretum are a complex web, you live in a complex web of government units. All sections are SOLD OUT. Two Sundays, December 15 and January 12, 2019, 10:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., or Two Sundays, February 2 and March 1, 2020, 1:00 to 3:30 p.m.
Investigate nature up close in this 2-week Winter discovery program. Search for signs of animals and how life adapts to changing seasons, then continue your hands-on explorations while you warm up with hot chocolate at The Morton Arboretum. Two Wednesdays, February 19 and 26, 2020, 9:30 to 11:00 a.m.
Young explorers will hike, play, listen to stories, and engage in science and art in these hands-on sensory-based programs at The Morton Arboretum. Thursday, November 14, 2019, 9:30 to 10:45 a.m., or Tuesday, March 10, Monday, March 16, or Thursday, March 26, 2020, 9:30 to 10:45 a.m.
Young explorers will hike, play, listen to stories, and engage in science and art in these hands-on sensory-based programs. Thursday March 12, Wednesday March 18, or Tuesday March 24, 2020, 9:30 to 11:00 a.m.
Some animals dig, some fly, and some swim! Join this adventure in animal movements as we explore how animals move around the Arboretum. Monday through Friday, June 15 through 19, or July 20 through 24, 2020, 9:00 a.m. to noon.