January 2, 2014

Snow-Covered "Bean," Chicago

Photograph by Nam Y. Huh, AP

Christmastime visitors to the "Cloud Gate"—better known as the "Bean"—in Chicago's Millennium Park got a glimpse of the famous artwork covered in snow. This photo was taken looking up into the sculpture, made up of 168 highly reflective stainless steel plates.

Take a family trip to Chicago >>

Travel 365. Explore the world, one incredible image at a time.

Take a Nat Geo Trip

Select a destination or trip type to find a trip:

See All Trips »

Join Nat Geo Travel's Communities




2015 Traveler Photo Contest

  • Picture of a tree under night stars in Deadvlei, Namibia

    See the Winners

    Explore the top photos, share your favorites, and browse all entries.