Visiting the Chicago Botanic Garden

Hours today

Today, August 29, 2014
7 a.m. – 9 p.m. (sunset 7:30 p.m.)
Garden View Café: 8 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Garden Shop: 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

Please note: Due to the nice weather lines are longer than usual when entering the Garden. Members can use the left-hand (members only) lane. Approaching the entrance from the east on Lake Cook Road can make entry easier. Buy your parking in advance for faster entry.
Fri
29
Aug

Get close to nature, and discover where food comes from and how plants grow.

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Sat
30
Aug

Get close to nature while discovering where food comes from and how plants grow.

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Sat
30
Aug

Join us for fun and hands-on aquatic and conservation-themed activities.

Kleinman Family Cove Family Drop-In Activities
Sat
30
Aug

Noted chefs prepare recipes in the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden’s open-air amphitheater.

PHOTO: Garden Chef Series
Sun
31
Aug

Get close to nature while discovering where food comes from and how plants grow.

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Sun
31
Aug

Join us for fun and hands-on aquatic and conservation-themed activities.

Kleinman Family Cove Family Drop-In Activities
Sun
31
Aug

Noted chefs prepare recipes in the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden’s open-air amphitheater.

PHOTO: Garden Chef Series
Mon
1
Sep

Carillonneur Kimberly Schafer

PHOTO: Carillon Concert
Wed
3
Sep

Join farmers, food artisans, and makers of wine, beer, and spirits for a one-of-a-kind meal.

Farm Dinner
Fri
5
Sep

Members-only event. Join our expert Garden staff for an informative behind-the-scenes tour of our Production Greenhouses and Nursery.

Behind the Scenes