Whether you are planning a surprise birthday party, bridal shower, baby shower, or even a small intimate dinner, Wandering Tree Estate can cater to you! Our venue allows for almost any type of private party thinkable. 10-acres of gardens including the garden model railroad layout as well as the Harvey Silets Memorial Chicago Railroad Museum will captivate you and your guests and set the tone for a truly remarkable night.

CONTACT US today to plan your next private party!


Price only includes use of the Estate. Renting the estate gives you 3 full days of private access to Wandering Tree. Our pricing package does not include catering, decor, music, etc..

There is no minimum number of guests. Our maximum number of guests is 275.

For a price estimate please contact us at (847) 381-1907  or by visiting the CONTACT page. 

Features included:

  • Multiple acres of prize-winning botanical gardens
    • Rose Gardens
    • Woodland Gardens
    • Japanese Gardens
    • Pool Deck Gardens
    • Dooryard Gardens
    • …and more!
  • Famous outdoor garden model train layout
    • Over 10,000 square feet of miniature botanical gardens with large running G-scale model trains
  • Large sparkling lake
  • Harvey Silets memorial Chicago Model Railroad Museum (additional cost)
  • On-site manager and electrician to keep your event running smoothly
  • Endless locations for photo-opportunities
  • Great hotel less than 2 miles away