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Morton Arboretum

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A dream destination for kids

It's been 10 years since we lived near Chicago and visited Morton Arboretum monthly--and my kids... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Went yesterday to Morton Arboretum with my sister to Renew our Membership for 2019 and to view the Fall Colors.

We had a drink in their cafe,bought bird feeder at their Delightful Store,Went on the Hunt for... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Shorewood, Illinois
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Only 25 miles west of Chicago, there's something for everyone in all four seasons at The Morton Arboretum. Whether you seek a quiet hike in the woods or an active family day out, The Morton Arboretum offers a wide variety of fun activities, events...more
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4100 Lincoln Ave, Lisle, IL 60532-1293
+1 630-968-0074
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Reviewed 6 days ago

No maps were given at the entrance, and we had to use our cellphones to navigate through the grounds in an attempt to locate the trolls. Even then, on the Troll Hunt website, parking lot #'s were recommended for each troll, with two or three...More

Thank L B
Reviewed 1 week ago

It's been 10 years since we lived near Chicago and visited Morton Arboretum monthly--and my kids are still talking about it! Parents, I can't stress enough how much this place will leave a lasting impression on children. From tadpole-catching to enormous tree houses and bush...More

Thank Teammilitello
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a drink in their cafe,bought bird feeder at their Delightful Store,Went on the Hunt for Trolls and enjoyed The Glass Blowing Pumpkin Patch. We drove and walked the paths to enjoy the Fall Colors. Wonderful Day👍

Thank sgladsandy53
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have visited the Morton Arboretum several times since moving to IL and as of this year, I became a member - it's really a great deal if you plan to visit 3+ times in the year, plus any guests you bring are only $5....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I decided to visited the Arboretum because they were having the Trolls scattered around the arboretum. To be honest, it is more fun when the arboretum has something to see besides trees. It was fun trying to find all of the trolls.

Thank cwillini
Reviewed 1 week ago

My sister had her wedding reception at the Morton Arboretum and it was absolutely beautiful!!! We took the majority of our pictures on the grounds and I can't wait to see how they turn out. The food was delicious and everyone had such a wonderful...More

Thank Breanne M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I met a friend for lunch at Morton today. The fall colors are just starting to bloom but the Arboretum is in full fall swing. Pumpkins and gourds everywhere, piles and plies and a huge display of pumpkins and fall annuals arranged for a great...More

Thank Dan S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A magical exhibit of outdoor art at the Morton Arboretum. Seven trolls located throughput the expansive grounds. Fall colors would only enhance the experience.

Thank stevesarich
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We attended a wedding at the Morton Arboretum Learning facility and loved it. A beautiful place - walk the grounds to see lots of whimsical troll statues and sculptures!

Thank Michael K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Go See the Trolls if you can before they are honest end of year. But the trolls aside. absolutely beautiful a, clean ,well-maintained.

Thank Gardenlover31
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The Arboretum's newly-renovated Ginkgo Restaurant features an inviting and modern look, quicker and easier ordering, and several new menu options, including a greater number of vegetarian, vegan, and gluten-free... More