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“Great on a pretty day”
Review of Millennium Park

Millennium Park
Ranked #2 of 643 things to do in Chicago
Certificate of Excellence
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Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
Owner description: Three square blocks of open lakefront complete with a Ferris Wheel, outdoor music pavillion and ice skating rink; expected to become one of the city's most popular sites.
Useful Information: Activities for young children, Activities for older children
Reviewed July 23, 2013

Walking down to Millennium park is a lot of fun and good exercise on a nice day. If it's hot, the kids can splash in the fountain, and there are plenty of opportunities for food in the park and around it.

Thank chapmale
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Reviewed July 23, 2013

Another must see in Chicago! The bean, the blocks with the water falling down like a waterfall and the video faces projected on the blocks was a great experience.

Thank Konmich
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Reviewed July 23, 2013

This park was beautiful from the fountain faces, art sculptures and the mezmerizing bean. Everyone was having a great time at this park. Check out the summer movies too!

Thank AdventuresAndMore
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Reviewed July 23, 2013

When I first moved to Chicago, this was one of the first places I was taken to. I was so overly consumed with the "Bean" and the other art around this park. Since my move, two different sets of family members have visited and both have been taken to this park. The general consensus is that it is in fact "cool" and "unique" but otherwise once you've seen it, and taken a photo (or 15) there isn't really much to do. I've taken my very artsy friend here from NC and she was over the park in about 20 minutes and I've been here with a friend, her mom, and her child from FL and they again thought it was cool, but found it pretty boring after a few minutes. Don't plan to spend more than 15-20 minutes here, otherwise it is nifty at first.

Thank BITW434
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Reviewed July 23, 2013

What an asset to the city, love the "Bean", love the gardens to walk around, love the bridge to the Art Institute. I am sorry we missed the free summer concert, hopefully next visit with work.

Thank sagamore73
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