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Cloud Gate

201 E. Randolph St., Millenium Park, Chicago, IL 60601-6530
+1 312-742-1168
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Private Guided SUV Tour for up to 4 Guests
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  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
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“the bean” (4,209 reviews)
“millennium park” (1,293 reviews)
“anish kapoor” (135 reviews)
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
LOCATION
201 E. Randolph St., Millenium Park, Chicago, IL 60601-6530
Downtown / The Loop
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+1 312-742-1168
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"the bean"
in 4,209 reviews
"millennium park"
in 1,293 reviews
"anish kapoor"
in 135 reviews
"different angles"
in 179 reviews
"take pictures"
in 476 reviews
"public art"
in 273 reviews
"every angle"
in 116 reviews
"chicago skyline"
in 402 reviews
"great pictures"
in 129 reviews
"sunny day"
in 193 reviews
"people watch"
in 165 reviews
"walk around"
in 162 reviews
"visit chicago"
in 143 reviews
"art institute"
in 209 reviews
"michigan avenue"
in 138 reviews
"reflection"
in 1,421 reviews
"reflecting"
in 1,566 reviews
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Reviewed today via mobile

Going to see the “bean” may seem a bit of fluff in a trip to Chicago, but this was a great experience. Not only was it fun to see ourselves in the reflection, but it was so much fun watching the other people seeing themselves....More

Thank Marc M
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Reviewed today

This is a very amazing part of the park. I was so excited to visit this part of the park. Lots of opportunities to take photos of this area.

Thank Dave F
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had a great time! It was so much fun. A lot of people and it was great for kids. A must do for all tourists.

Thank sarahspiro
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Reviewed yesterday

Good experience in Chicago at Millennium Park. The bean ( nick name of this sculpture) is an interesting place to take some pictures, because the "special effects". It's a symbol of Chicago. Take some pictures there e look around the beautiful Park. Cool!!

Thank Gregore M
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Reviewed yesterday

Lots of people huddle here for a photo opportunity. It's very unusual and one of the iconic landmarks in Chicago

Thank JMac1958
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Must-see landmark in Chicago. Not so big as though. Area clean and beautiful. Close to small skating ring during winter

Thank Taija K
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

So it’s a bean, not much else to say. It looks cool, but mind you, there are a hundred other people there wanting to take photos of it, so you won’t get a photo alone with the bean.

Thank Sj4220
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A fantastic photo opportunity in central Chicago. Really makes the surrounding skyscrapers seem otherworldly and is well worth stopping by to see.

Thank Sam I
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a huge park & must be bustling in the summer. It's so close to the Magnificent Mile, the River Walk & the Pier. Everyone goes to take a picture of their reflection on the Bean.

Thank Michael W
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Reviewed 4 days ago

my checkbox item for Chicago was done on a bloddy cold snowy day..morning all seemed fine, but when I got to this place, it was too cold and started snowing..I wish it was sunny and bright that day. Definitely worth a visit,specially the city view...More

Thank nikhilblore
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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
...More
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Alejandra E
April 11, 2018|
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Response from J G | Reviewed this property |
We went really early on a weekday like 7ish and there were only 3 people there
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jamica90
January 7, 2018|
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Response from Loukra | Reviewed this property |
There is a large parking garage under Millennium Park that would be most convenient. If you park at the north end, closer to Randolph, you'll come out of the garage closer to the Bean. I always use Spot Hero for prepaid... More
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593owen
June 16, 2017|
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Response from Jayme T | Reviewed this property |
Art Institute of Chicago is just across Millennium Park
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