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Cloud Gate

201 E. Randolph St., Millenium Park, Chicago, IL 60601-6530
+1 312-742-1168
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US$650.00*
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Private Guided SUV Tour for up to 4 Guests
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
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“the bean” (4,121 reviews)
“millennium park” (1,276 reviews)
“anish kapoor” (181 reviews)
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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201 E. Randolph St., Millenium Park, Chicago, IL 60601-6530
Downtown / The Loop
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"the bean"
in 4,121 reviews
"millennium park"
in 1,276 reviews
"anish kapoor"
in 181 reviews
"different angles"
in 174 reviews
"take pictures"
in 466 reviews
"public art"
in 264 reviews
"chicago skyline"
in 427 reviews
"great pictures"
in 124 reviews
"sunny day"
in 186 reviews
"people watch"
in 163 reviews
"walk around"
in 159 reviews
"visit chicago"
in 141 reviews
"art institute"
in 207 reviews
"michigan avenue"
in 136 reviews
"reflection"
in 1,646 reviews
"reflecting"
in 1,314 reviews
"selfie"
in 702 reviews
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Reviewed today via mobile

This place was fun and worth the stop for your iconic photos. It was busier than we expected and then realized that they were having some kind of festival in Millennium Park.

Thank AmericanExplorers
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Reviewed yesterday

Honestly didn't know this had a name besides "The Bean" (touristy of me, I know, HA) It's a Chicago icon so I definitely recommend seeing it. It's pretty cool to walk around and especially underneath and take pictures in the reflection, but all in all,...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

It's such an iconic structure in Chicago that you really must see it. Don't forget to take that selfie...you just have to.

Thank scoredina
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Who would have thought that something that doesn't move or have color could be so much fun!? One can see the Chicago skyline, many people from the park, yourself, your friends all in a look. Up close, far away, upside down, above you or in...More

Thank Ginger F
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We absolutely loved the "bean"! The view from every angle was breathing! The reflection from the sculpture offered many opportunities for great pictures.

Thank sedupree
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Iconic sight but very beautiful! The bean distorts your view of Chicago's skyscrapers and the crowds surrounding it. A must see in Chicago!

Thank mattdavenport001
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Reviewed 4 days ago

'The Bean' is a very nice work of art, that does just what it should - make people laugh and interact with it. Unfortunately it was partly covered in snow when I visited, which kind of destroyed the mirror effect, but it was still great...More

Thank Andreas S
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Thats what the place is about , I didnt get the art much tried reading but was too many people to do so. Might do a night shot some time. Crazy amount of tourist. Pros: its near North State shopping so look at it and...More

Thank ChindianMonologue
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We visited it in the snow but it still had that lovely reflective quality. People where proposing, bridal groups were being photographed and the vibe was uplifting. You get to take some great photos too , well worth a look

Thank greghert
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We went 2-3 times during our stay. We were lucky to be almost alone the first time so we got great pictures.

Thank dbmm
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jamica90
7 January 2018|
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Response from 82815ram86 | Reviewed this property |
Visiting Chicago from another city, based on where you will be staying you can hook up with a tour to see many attractions in our great city. You can always call for a uber ride, cab ride. Parking can be very expensive. The... More
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593owen
16 June 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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pyoung884
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.
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