Lake County, Illinois, CVB - Official Travel Site - Chicago Botanic Garden

Chicago Botanic Garden

1000 Lake Cook Road , Glencoe, IL 60022

Phone: 847.835.5440

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The Chicago Botanic Garden is open, and has recently expanded their offerings for visitors. For the safety of all, preregistration is required for all visitors and a face covering is required when within 6 feet of people outside your own party, including on congested pathways, whenever indoors, and when talking with Garden staff.
 
Summer exhibitions that recently reopened include Butterflies & Blooms and the Model Railroad Garden. Additionally, Grand Tram Tours are now available. A face covering is required in Butterflies & Blooms, the Model Railroad Garden, and on Grand Tram Tours.

With its world-renowned plant collections and displays, is one of the country's most visited public gardens and a preeminent center for learning and scientific research. The 385-acre Garden features 27 gardens and four natural areas, uniquely situated on nine islands surrounded by lakes. Climb up a waterfall garden, chug over to the Model Railroad Garden and enjoy exciting events with outdoor dining. Other special events are offered throughout the year. State-of-the-art meeting rooms accommodating 4 to 400, 225-seat auditorium, on-site catering, outdoor garden spaces for evening events and the newest feature, the Regenstein Learning Campus.

 

 

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Chicago Botanic Garden Model Railroad Garden
05/08/21 - 10/10/21
Landmarks of America May 8 through October 10, 2021 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily...

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NIght of 1,000 Jack-o-Lanterns at Chicago Botanic Garden
10/13/21 - 10/24/21
More than 1,000 hand-carved pumpkins—some as large as 150 pounds&mdas...

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Lightscape at Chicago Botanic Garden
11/12/21 - 01/02/22
Lightscape, the popular holiday event that sells out each year, returns to ...

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