Tours

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.

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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.

 

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Field

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.

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Visitor’s Locker Room

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

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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!

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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.

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Colonnades

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.

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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, April 19, 2019 at 12:30PM
  • Tuesday, April 23, 2019 at 11:30AM
  • Monday, April 29, 2019 at 11:30AM
  • Tuesday, April 30, 2019 at 11:30AM
  • Wednesday, May 1, 2019 at 11:30AM
  • Monday, May 6, 2019 at 11:30AM
  • Tuesday, May 7, 2019 at 12:30PM
  • Wednesday, May 15, 2019 at 12:30PM
  • Thursday, May 16, 2019 at 11:30AM

VIP Public Tour Dates:

  • Considering the time of year and Soldier Field being an outdoor venue, VIP tours (on-field eperience) are subject to change to a Classic tour (no on-field) without notice at management's discretion. The safety of all patrons visitng Soldier Field is our utmost concern.
  • In some cases, VIP tours will still take place in the event of snow on the field.
  • Please dress appropriately for the weather conditions, as the tour is both indoors and outdoors.
  • Wednesday, April 24, 2019 at 12:30PM
  • Thursday, April 25, 2019 at 12:30PM
  • Monday, May 20, 2019 at 12:30PM
  • Wednesday, May 22, 2019 at 12:30PM
  • Tuesday, May 28, 2019 at 11:00AM
  • Thursday, May 30, 2019 at 11:00AM

SATURDAY TOUR SERIES

  • Due to a full schedule of stadium events, weekend tours will not be available in April or May. Stay tuned for future dates!
  • When the first timeslot fills up another timeslot will open, if demand requires. Guests will not be permitted to change timeslots once they have made their reservation. Limited reservations will be available for “walk-ups”.  Advanced bookings will only be accepted via email, not via website reservation.​
  • Classic Tour information and pricing apply.
  • Advance payment is required for all pre-registration. Payment is non-refundable after 24-hours of booking or within 72 hours of tour date.
  • Private tours are not available on weekends.
  • Book your spot today! TOURS@SOLDIERFIELD.NET

Tour Blackout Dates (all tour types):

  • Wednesday, April 17- Monday, April 22, 2019
  • Friday, April 26, 2019
  • Thursday, May 2, 2019
  • Friday, May 3, 2019
  • Friday, May 10-Monday, May 13, 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
  • Thursday, August 8 & Friday, August 9, 2019
  • Thursday, August 29 & Friday, August 30, 2019
  • Monday, September 2, 2019
  • Thursday, September 5 & Friday, September 6, 2019
  • Monday, September 30, 2019
  • Monday, October 21, 2019
  • Thursday, November 28 & Friday, November 29, 2019
  • Thursday, December 5 & Friday, December 5, 2019
  • Monday, December 23- Wednesday, December 25, 2019
  • Tuesday, December 31, 2019

VIP Tours Blackout Dates (Classic Tours May Be Available):

  • Monday, May 6- Thursday, May 9, 2019
  • Monday, June 17-Friday, July 5, 2019
  • Five days prior to any Bears home game