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  • Troll Hunt

    Troll Hunt
    Journey through our far-reaching forest to hunt for six colossal trolls crafted from reclaimed wood by Danish artist Thomas Dambo. On view now through early 2021.

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  • Boo Breakfast (CANCELED)

    Boo Breakfast (CANCELED)
    Join us for BOO Breakfast, complete with visits from favorite characters. Costumes encouraged. Saturday, October 31, 2020 (CANCELED)

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  • The Arboretum Store Clearance Sale

    The Arboretum Store Clearance Sale
    Starting Friday, July 24, shop for discounts of 30 to 60 percent on select summer merchandise. Plus, members still receive their 10 percent discount.

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  • Scarecrow Trail

    Scarecrow Trail
    Admire creations from local scout troops and vote for your favorite scarecrow. Daily in October.

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  • Annual Bulb Sale

    Annual Bulb Sale
    Shop dozens of varieties of dutch bulbs such as tulips, daffodils, iris, alliums, crocus, fritillaria, and many more.

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  • Dog Admission Day

    Dog Admission Day
    Hit the trails, at The Morton Arboretum, with your canine friend for our next Dog Admission Day on Sunday, November 15, 2020.

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  • Illumination: Tree Lights at The Morton Arboretum

    Illumination: Tree Lights at The Morton Arboretum
    Designed with your safety in mind, this year’s all-new driving experience features an unparalleled spectacle of color, light, and music you won’t experience anywhere else. See trees in a different light November 20 2020–January 3, 2021.

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  • Human+Nature

    Human+Nature
    The Morton Arboretum’s next major exhibition, Human+Nature (pronounced: Human Nature), will highlight the deep connections between people and trees.

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  • Explore seasonal themes on guided, family-paced hikes through the Arboretum’s diverse tree collections. New themes and dates added monthly. Select days in October through December, 2020, 11:00 a.m. to noon and 2:00 to 3:00 p.m.

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