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Cloud Gate

201 E. Randolph St., Millenium Park, Chicago, IL 60601-6530
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“the bean” (3,777 reviews)
“millennium park” (1,178 reviews)
“beans” (1,288 reviews)
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
201 E. Randolph St., Millenium Park, Chicago, IL 60601-6530
Downtown / The Loop
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is an iconic landmark in Chicago. We had so much fun getting creative with photos. We went as the sun was going down, so the mirror of the Chicago skyline without the sun beaming on the beam was great. It was busy when we...More

Thank ALinCA5512
Reviewed yesterday

Yes, you need to go here and walk around, take pictures, people watch, have fun and its free!!!!! Get the quintessential photo on the bean!

Thank Misonix
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

At Millennial park. If you look online at the pictures, you would have second thoughts about taking the time to see it. However, it is very unique and interesting. Go see it. You will be glad you did.

Thank Sarasota13
Reviewed yesterday

Cloud Gate is amazing. I got the opportunity to visit it on a beautiful day with blue skies and it made for a really cool photo opportunity. I recommend if you are in Chicago, you definitely need to go and take a picture there. It...More

Thank Corbett D
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is a must go to stop when in Chicago! Who doesn't want to post a picture that says "bean there, done that"!

Thank Darcy S
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My 2nd favorite city now! It's just exhilarating. I am a city girl so seeing this city filled with outstanding architecture and fun-filled activity is such a treat! I can hang out all day without getting bored at the Navy Pier or just at downtown.

Thank iamlouise77
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Is a good experience going to the Cloud Gate but I don't find this place so amazing. The Cloud is awesome but with only one visit worth it

Thank Nahira V. H
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The Cloud Gate/Bean is just one of those things that you have to see. It's so cool and fun to walk around and look at. I love going under it! Kids love this and adults do too!

Thank Angelica U
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Bean is located at the millennium park. It is a must see. You can take goofy photographs. The place is a center of activity with Michigan Ave on one side and the lake on the other. There are a lot of resturaunts nearby and highly...More

Thank Abhinav L
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Even though it was busy on the day, the way this reflects the city, and the photo opportunities it presents are amazing.

Thank Rob K
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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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.
11 November 2016|
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Response from JP2431 | Reviewed this property |
Parking is always difficult and expensive in Chicago. Most lots accept credit cards and if you park on the street, more than likely you will have to pay as well at a machine, that also accepts credit cards. Best bet is to... More