Monday, Dec 28, 2020 at 5:00pm
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Tickets on sale now for all guests
See trees in a different light at a reimagined Illumination: Tree Lights at The Morton Arboretum. Designed with your safety in mind, this year’s new driving experience (30–40 minutes long) features an unparalleled spectacle of color, light, and music you won’t experience anywhere else.
You will be delighted to see returning favorites reenvisioned, including Symphony Woods, Woodland Wonder, and Crystal Promenade, and five newly designed sights displayed along a two-mile road among the Arboretum's magnificent trees. Immerse yourself in a captivating tunnel of lights, an awe-inspiring magical woodland filled with dazzling color and starlike light, and a landscape filled with thousands of lights dancing to a musical soundtrack, all from the warmth of your car.
Expressing the Arboretum’s mission and identity as The Champion of Trees, Illumination is a must-see exhibition and holiday tradition enjoyed by all.
Time: Gates open at 5:00 p.m. last entry at 9:15 p.m.; lights out at 10:00 p.m.
Ticket prices are per car.
Members: $39 peak night, $29 standard night
Guests: $49 peak night, $39 standard night
15 Person Passenger Van: $64 peak night, $54 standard night
Please note: Date-specific tickets must be purchased online in advance. (AnyDay tickets for members will not be available for purchase this year.)
Wednesday, Jan 27, 2021 at 5:30pm Eastern Time
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Wednesday, Jan 27, 2021 at 6:00pm Eastern Time
Thursday, Jan 28, 2021 at 12:00pm Eastern Time
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