Come experience both the historic and modern-day journey of Soldier Field, dedicated to the men and women of the armed services and home of the Chicago Bears. Soldier Field is also host to world class concerts, college football, international soccer & rugby along with many other timeless events.

We invite you for a behind the scenes tour that includes the South Courtyard, Doughboy Statue, Field, Visitor’s Locker Room, Skyline Suite, and Colonnades. Start the tour with a historical video that takes you back to the years of Soldier Field’s Golden Age.

Watch the tour video 



Tour Stops:


VIP Tours

Get the VIP treatment at Soldier Field! Experience an exclusive tour of Soldier Field with all of the tour stops below plus a 15 minute on-field experience, and a behind-the-scenes view of the state-of-the-art video control room!


South Courtyard

The South Courtyard is a gathering place for fans before and after an event, with concessions and a garden terrace setting.

Benches line the South Concourse wall with relief images of leaves to represent fallen soldiers. They also have real medals of Honor embedded into them.


Doughboy Statue

"The Spirit of the American Doughboy" represents a World War I infantryman advancing through No Man's Land through stumps and barbed wire entanglements, his rifle in one hand and a grenade held high in the other.




This is the site of where the greatest athletes have competed - Jesse Owens, Jack Dempsey, David Beckham, Walter Payton and many more.  Get a perspective of what it's like to be a "player" from the field.  Enjoy field level views by walking along Soldier Field's 100 yards of Real Kentucky Blue Grass.


Visitor’s Locker Room

See where the Bears opponents gear up before facing the Monsters of the Midway.


Visitor’s Interview Room

Stand in front of the podium inside the Visitor’s Interview Room and feel what it’s like to give a post-game interview!


Skyline Suite

Experience Soldier Field’s largest executive suite. The Skyline Suite offers exceptional views of the field along with breathtaking views of Chicago's skyline and Lake Michigan.



The iconic original columns from 1924 have been preserved during every renovation including Soldier Field's largest in 2002. The Colonnades are open year round to the public on non-event days and are lit up each night with multi-colored LED lights.


VIP Tour Pricing:

  • Adult (age 19-59): $25
  • Student (age 6-18): $15
  • Senior (60+): $15
  • Military (w/ ID): $15
  • Child (2-5): $10

Classic Tour Pricing:

  • Adult (age 19-59): $15
  • Student (age 6-18): $10
  • Senior (60+): $10
  • Military (w/ ID): $10
  • Child (2-5): $5

Please email TOURS@SOLDIERFIELD.NET with any inquiries or requests if you find that they cannot be processed on the proper application form.

Private Tour (10 or more guests) 

  • Private Tours of Soldier Field are great opportunities for school groups or other organizations to have an exlusive behind-the-scenes look at the stadium.There is a 10 person minimum to book a Private Tour.
  • Group Tours run Monday through Friday 9AM until 4:30PM.
  • To book your tour, click on the "Book Now" button & fill out all areas on the form before clicking "Submit". You will receive an automated response the same day you submit your application and an email confirmation within 2 business days, if the requested date and time are available.
  • Tours must be booked at least 2 (two) weeks in advance.
  • Not all dates and times will be available due to other tours and events scheduled at the stadium. 
  • Tours become finalized when the tour confirmation has been sent. 
  • A 25% discount will be applied to tour groups of 25 or more for Classic Private Tours.
  • Free bus parking is available at Gate 14 for one vehicle for the duration of the tour.
  • A credit card is required to reserve your tour. The credit card will be charged $50.00 as a down payment and will be applied to your total dues on the day of the tour.
  • No weekend tours available at this time


Public Tours (10 or fewer guests)

  • Public Tours of Soldier Field are open to everyone, whether you are visiting Chicago for the first time or you are a native Chicagoan interested in learning more about the stadium. The monthly Public Tour schedule will be updated at the end of each month. 
  • To book your tour, click "Book Now" & fill out the areas on the form before clicking "Submit". You will receive an automated response the same day you submit your application and an email confirmation within 2 business days.
  • Tour payment will be accepted alongside your application.
  • Please only submit one request per group
  • Please arrive 15 minutes prior to Gate 1 (south side of stadium).
  • Walk-ins are accepted, when space is available.
  • If you are interested in a future date, please check back.
  • Tour dates and times are subject to change. 
  • No weekend tours available at this time


CLASSIC Public Tour Dates:

  • Friday, January 11, 2019 at 11:30AM
  • Monday, January 14, 2019 at 11:30AM
  • Friday, January 18, 2019 at 11:30AM
  • Tuesday, January 22, 2019 at 11:30AM
  • Friday, January 25, 2019 at 11:30AM
  • Monday, January 28, 2019 at 11:30AM
  • Thursday, January 31, 2019 at 11:30AM

VIP Public Tour Dates:

  • TBA; not available in freezing (or near freezing) temperatures or within a week of a Bears home game; also not available until after the NFL season if Soldier Field were to host a post-season game

Tour Blackout Dates:

  • Monday, January 21, 2019
  • Friday, April 26, 2019
  • Thursday, May 2, 2019
  • Friday, May 3, 2019
  • Friday, May 17, 2019
  • Friday, May 24, 2019
  • Monday, May 27, 2019
  • Friday, June 7, 2019
  • Wednesday, June 19- Wednesday, June 26, 2019
  • Thursday, July 4 & Monday, July 15, 2019
  • Monday, September 2, 2019
  • Thursday, November 28 & Friday, November 29, 2019
  • Tuesday, December 24 & Wednesday, December 25, 2019