September 15, 2019

Connect with fellow Dickinsonians and their families at a casual reception at the Garden View Café.

Reception and Grand Tram Tour Chicago Botanic Garden
1000 Lake Cook Rd Glencoe, IL 60022
847-835-5440

Connect with fellow Dickinsonians and their families at a casual reception at the Garden View Café. Then, during the 2.3-mile narrated tour, we’ll learn about the history and science of the Botanic Garden while viewing highlights including the McDonald Woods, Elizabeth Hubert Malott Japanese Garden, the new Learning Campus and scenic views alongside the garden’s 81 acres of water. Parking is included and you are free to enjoy the grounds from 8 a.m.-7 p.m. The Central States Dahlia Society Show is from 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. and the Malott Japanese Garden Family Sundays activity, Gyotaku (fish prints), is from 11 a.m.-4 p.m.

NOTE: If you require a wheelchiar accessible tram, please make a note in the mobility box. Please register by Wednesday, Sept. 11.

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Further information

  • Location: Chicago Botanic Garden, 1000 Lake Cook Rd, Glencoe, IL 60022
  • Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm Calendar Icon
  • Cost: Free