Visiting the Chicago Botanic Garden

Hours today

Today, July 13, 2014
7 a.m. – 9 p.m. (sunset 8:28 p.m.)
Garden View Café: 8 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Garden Shop: 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

Mon
14
Jul

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

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Mon
14
Jul

Carillonneur Roy Lee

Carillon
Tue
15
Jul

The Midwest Young Artists

The Midwest Young Artists
Tue
15
Jul

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

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Tue
15
Jul

Kimberly Gordon Big Band

Kimberly Gordon Big Band
Wed
16
Jul

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

Kleinman Family Cove Family Drop-In Activities
Wed
16
Jul

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

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Wed
16
Jul

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

Farm Dinner
Wed
16
Jul

Rolie Polie Guacamole

PHOTO: Rolie Polie Guacamole
Thu
17
Jul

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

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Thu
17
Jul

El Payo

PHOTO: El Payo
Fri
18
Jul

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

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Fri
18
Jul

See a variety of seasonal highlights on a free tour led by a Chicago Botanic Garden horticulturist.

PHOTO: Heritage Garden
Sat
19
Jul

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

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Sat
19
Jul

A show and sale of cactuses and succulents.

PHOTO: Cactus and Succulent Show
Sat
19
Jul

Features plants such as pineapples and Spanish moss.

PHOTO: Bromeliad Show
Sat
19
Jul

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

Kleinman Family Cove Family Drop-In Activities
Sat
19
Jul

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

PHOTO: Garden Chef Series
Sat
19
Jul

Bring a picnic dinner and spend an evening at the Chicago Botanic Garden! Experience what it is like to be a plant hunter during this expedition around the Garden.

Nature Nights: Seed Safari
Sun
20
Jul

The Garden welcomes local, sustainable farmers and producers to this public farmers' market. 

PHOTO: Farmers' Market
Sun
20
Jul

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

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Sun
20
Jul

A show and sale of cactuses and succulents.

PHOTO: Cactus and Succulent Show
Sun
20
Jul

Features plants such as pineapples and Spanish moss.

PHOTO: Bromeliad Show
Sun
20
Jul

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

Kleinman Family Cove Family Drop-In Activities
Sun
20
Jul

Drop by the Elizabeth Hubert Malott Japanese Garden for hands-on activities related to Japanese arts and culture.

PHOTO: Japanese Garden Family Sundays
Sun
20
Jul

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

PHOTO: Garden Chef Series