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Address: 201 E. Randolph St., Millenium Park, Chicago, IL 60601-6530
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Can't see Chicago with this reflection

Millennium Park is a great, free destination for visitors. I always ensure my guests stop by Cloud Gate for a look. Have fun capturing your own reflection or artistic shot.

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Chicago
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23 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Millennium Park is a great, free destination for visitors. I always ensure my guests stop by Cloud Gate for a look. Have fun capturing your own reflection or artistic shot.

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Katy
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Very cool and iconic! When we visited it had snowed the day before and the temperature was very chilly. So we didn't stay long. My three year old was very cold despite wearing snow pants! As for the Giant Bean, there was a crowd but not a huge one like in the summer. We were able to take pictures just... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

It is a must when visiting Chicago to get your picture taken with the bean! I have been a couple of times now to the windy city and always make a visit to the bean for a photo opp.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were there on Thanksgiving Day. It's a public place you can skate in the winter. The glass bean, symbol of the city, is in this park. It's in the downtown of Chicago. You can see many interesting things in this area just by walking.

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Chicago
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Thee is nothing spectacular about visiting "The Bean" . It definitely lets you know you're in Chicago. Get a picture and keep moving.

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Warsaw, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This has become an iconic addition to Chicago. It is one of the first places I take people that have never been to Chicago.

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Benton, Kentucky
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Make sure that you stand directly underneath the sculpture to totally appreciate the thought and design.

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Fascinating and wonderful. Really fun to walk around and see the different angles and reflections. Took lots of photos

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Dallas, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The bean at Cloud Gate is a must see. Great location for taking fun, creative pictures. Definitely a must see.

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Wells, Maine
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Alone, with your group, with the family, bring a camera or your phone. This place is different, its unique, its a pretty cool spot. Don't miss it during your visit!

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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 the most iconic landmarks in the city. A stunning skyline coupled with cultural attractions like the Art Institute of Chicago present a Downtown where work and play peacefully coexist.
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