Established in 1922 with money from the Morton Salt Company, the arboretum on the west side of Chicago maintains collections of trees and shrubs from around the world. In recent years, it has added a very nice children's garden.

  The Morton Arboretum
4100 Illinois Route 53
Lisle, IL 60532

If you are interested in seeing collections of trees and shrubs that will survive in this type of climate, Morton Arboretum is for you. That is the major role of this facility. They have added a substantial children's garden which is a major plus.

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