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World-class attractions in your own backyard.

A Season of Splendor

Fall favorite events are happening now!

This is just a glimpse of what you’ll experience at The Morton Arboretum this fall. There’s no better way to enjoy the fall festivities than as a member. Members always visit for free and do not require timed tickets. When you join today you’ll receive exclusive member benefits and contribute to the Arboretum’s mission to plant and protect trees for a greener, healthier, and more beautiful world.

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Something for everyone

Join now! Enjoy four seasons of discount pricing and exclusive benefits

Members receive discount pricing for fall color events, as well as the best pricing for Illumination: Tree Lights at The Morton Arboretum, the annual enchanting winter light display. Illumination member pre-sale begins October 16.

Throughout the year, members enjoy the bursting blossoms of spring, the lush green days of summer, spectacular fall color, and stunning winter vistas.

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Behind the scenes

Of the Earth, a large-scale sculptural exhibition

Take a look at the process behind the Arboretum’s large-scale sculptural exhibition, Of the Earth. Hear artist Olga Ziemska’s insights into how the exhibition was created and learn about the materials and ideas that inform her work. Then, visit to see Of the Earth, set in the beautiful tree-filled landscapes at the Arboretum.

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With your membership support, the Arboretum will remain a cherished place of enjoyment and respite.

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