Visiting the Chicago Botanic Garden

Hours today

Today, May 25, 2015
8 a.m. – sunset (8:16 p.m.)
Garden View Café: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Garden Shop: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Helpful hints for travel: approaching the Garden entrance from the east on Lake Cook Road can be faster; members should use the use the members-only lane on the left. Click here to buy your parking in advance. Valet parking is available on Sundays.
Thu
28
May

Come enjoy a taste of spring at the Chicago Botanic Garden!

Grapevines & Wines
Sat
30
May

Join us at the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

PHOTO: Drop-In Activities
Sat
30
May

The show includes a cut-leaf display of various shapes, sizes, and colors of hosta grown in the Midwest.

PHOTO: Hosta Show
Sat
30
May

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

Native Plant Garden
Sat
30
May

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

PHOTO: Garden Chef Series
Sat
30
May

Bring a picnic dinner and spend an evening here! Discover what makes a habitat, search for signs of woodland animals, and examine plants found in the woods.

Nature Nights: Woodland Walk
Sun
31
May

Join us at the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

PHOTO: Drop-In Activities
Sun
31
May

The show includes a cut-leaf display of various shapes, sizes, and colors of hosta grown in the Midwest.

PHOTO: Hosta Show
Sun
31
May

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

Native Plant Garden
Sun
31
May

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

PHOTO: Garden Chef Series