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“Stunning”
Review of Morton Arboretum

Morton Arboretum
Ranked #1 of 17 things to do in Lisle
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: 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, tours, and classes for all ages and interests. Here you'll find an oasis of 16 miles of hiking trails and nine miles of paved roads, perfect for hiking, running, biking or just exploring. From a guided tour on an open-air tram to the award-winning Children's Garden and Maze Garden, to seasonal exhibits and lunch in The Ginkgo Restaurant overlooking Meadow Lake, the Arboretum is a unique place to explore, discover, escape, and connect with trees and nature.
Reviewed 11 February 2018

An incredible place to go all four seasons. If you are in the area you should just get a season's pass, it is more than worth it.

Thank Scott M
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Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

This was a great opportunity for some wholesome and safe family entertainment at the fantastic Morton Arboretum. The kids and adults enjoyed the walk and light show on an unseasonably comfortable evening. Make sure you purchase your tickets online. The crowd is controlled by restricting the number of tickets in each time slot.

Thank Terry S
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Reviewed 30 January 2018

I went with a group to this Illumination show at the Morton Arboretum in December of 2017. The show was amazing and the walk around the park was a little over a mile. Lots to see and the crowd was great. I recommend this for a holiday event for any family, couple, or group of people.

Thank TravelingFromHermosa
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Reviewed 23 January 2018

It was still a little cold to be out walking around with the kids, so we decided on just visiting the train exhibit that they had on one side of the visitor center. Though it wasn't the largest set-up, there were more than enough trains in the layout. There were several interactive buttons around the layout which made it fun for the kids. There was one train wreck - poor Thomas, but it seemed like the kids enjoyed watching everything. I would say this much, however, since we were only doing the train exhibit, the price seemed a bit high to get in.

Thank Allen21096
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

Morton Arboretum is a wonderful park and museum for all family members. There are a variety of exhibits which they change throughout the year.

Thank MBAF174
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