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Chicago Botanic Garden

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Chicago Botanic Garden

1000 Lake Cook Rd.
Glencoe, IL 60022
(847) 835-8370
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The Chicago Botanic Garden, one of the treasures of the Forest Preserves of Cook County, is a 385-acre living plant museum featuring 26 distinct gardens and four natural areas. With events programs and activities for all ages, the Garden is open every day of the year. Admission is free; select event fees apply. Parking is $25 per car; free for Garden members. Located at 1000 Lake Cook Road in Glencoe, IL, the Garden is smoke free. Opened to the public in 1972, the Garden is managed by the Chicago Horticultural Society, accredited by the American Association of Museums and a member of the American Public Gardens Association (APGA). The Chicago Botanic Garden is the 12th largest tourist attraction in Chicago and is the areas 7th largest cultural institution.

  • LEED Certified Building
  • Box Lunches Available
  • Group Breakfast Available
  • Group Menu
  • AAA Discount
  • ADA Compliant
  • American Express
  • ATM Machine On-site
  • Breakfast
  • Brunch
  • Dinner
  • Discover
  • Family-friendly
  • Golf Nearby
  • Hours of Operation: 8 a.m. to sunset
  • Lunch
  • MasterCard
  • Miles from Downtown: 23.0
  • Miles from McCormick Place: 29.0
  • Miles from Midway Airport: 27.0
  • Miles from Navy Pier: 24.0
  • Miles from O'Hare Airport: 19.0
  • Military Discount
  • Minimum Size for Group Admission Rate: 15
  • Number of Restaurants On-site: 1
  • Number of Retail Stores: 1
  • Public Space Wi-Fi Available
  • Restaurant(s) On-site
  • Self-Parking Available: On-site
  • Special Interest Tours Offered
  • Student Group Friendly
  • Visa
  • Average Visit/Tour Length: 3 hours
  • Group Capacity: 350
  • Minimum Group Number: 15
  • Motorcoach Parking: On-site

11Number of Rooms
  • In-house/Exclusive Caterer(s)
  • Largest Room, Banquet Capacity (Seated): 300
  • Largest Room, Reception Capacity (Standing): 400
  • Max Capacity, Banquet Style (Seated): 300
  • Max Capacity, Reception Style (Standing): 400
  • Number of Meeting Rooms: 11
  • On-site Audio/Visual Equipment
  • Outside Reception Space Available
  • Private Meeting Space Available