4100 Illinois Rte 53
north of the East-West Tollway (I-88)
Lisle, IL 60532
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Located just a short distance from Chicago, this fabulous "Tree Museum" features 3000 varieties of trees, shrubs, and vines. Its 1700 acres include Illinois Tree Trails, sugar maples, a Crabtree orchard, a delightful prairie that blooms in summer and fall, 13 miles of trails, and 11 miles of road viewing. Founded by Joy Morton (of Morton Salt fame) in 1922, the Arboretum continues to delight guests with seasonal events, the Sterling Morton Library, and the Ginkgo gift and coffee shop.