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Cloud Gate

201 E. Randolph St., Millenium Park, Chicago, IL 60601-6530
+1 312-742-1168
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“the bean” (4,090 reviews)
“millennium park” (1,267 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
201 E. Randolph St., Millenium Park, Chicago, IL 60601-6530
Downtown / The Loop
+1 312-742-1168
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This is really cool and worth the walk through the park. Look at it from different angles and just watch it. Take photos too and check out all the reflections and perspectives. I can't believe I'm been by it so many times and finally stopped...More

Thank Rafiki485
Reviewed 5 days ago

We went on a very cold windy day in November and it was still packed. No way you will get a clear picture of it. I cant imagine how it would be if it was a nice sunny day. Must hit once and then steer...More

Thank Jordan F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Simple idea with mind blowing effect. A very engaging sculture, even for children. Will get better as the weather does.

Thank Wybe M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great time visiting this amazing piece of art. It was very cool that the top was covered in snow when we visited. They had spread salt all around the area so it was easy to walk around. The views are stunning and...More

Thank Shaggsmyman
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful Park. Watch for seasonal shows in the outdoor amphitheater. Such a fun atmosphere. Overlooks the outdoor ice skating rink.

Thank Joan W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When we went to this site we had a clear day. Got some really nice photos with the city in the background.

Thank Coach_Jhackett14
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited on a frigid, dark evening. It was early January and all of the Christmas decorations were still up in the area. It was beautiful. There were tough Chicagoans ice skating and plenty of people milling about despite the -30 wind chill. I'm looking...More

Thank roadtripX7
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Bean (or Cloud Gate) is a very cool attraction that is must see when in Chicago. Located in Millennium Park this attraction is easy to get to, and can be enjoyed in all types of weather.

Thank CdnTravelGal79
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The cloud gate or Chicago Bean is one of a kind attraction in the world. Located in Millenium Park this structure should not be missed at any cost when you visit Chicago.

1  Thank Amritanshu J
Reviewed 1 week ago

No matter the time of day or weather, "the bean" is always a source of wonder to all ages. I've enjoyed it in the sunshine and when it's snowing. It's always fun. Photographers love the reflected images and there's no better place for a classic...More

Thank TallRedChicago
Downtown / The Loop
Often visitors' first stop in Chicago, The Loop is a
good starting point to sample the city's energy and
flavor. This central business district boasts
Michelin-rated restaurants, upscale hotels, premier
shopping, and enough arresting architecture to keep
your camera busy for hours. You won’t find too many
photo galleries of downtown Chicago without a shot of
Millennium Park and Cloud Gate (“The Bean”), one of
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7 January 2018|
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Response from Daleman71 | Reviewed this property |
We arrived there by bus, so it was no brainer the parking issue. Sure it will be cold, try to go on a sunny day so that you can take awesome photos. It won’t take long
16 June 2017|
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Response from Jayme T | Reviewed this property |
Art Institute of Chicago is just across Millennium Park
30 April 2017|
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Response from Kathy I | Reviewed this property |
There is card you can purchase that allows you to visit many attractions in the city for one price. They have hop on hop bus tours around the city.