Published on June 7th, 2014 | by Ath letize0
Soldier Field Seating Chart
The Soldier Field is a multi-purpose stadium in Chicago, Illinois and is the home of the Chicago Bears of the NFL. A detailed Soldier Field seating chart is located to the left. The arena is located in downtown Chicago. It’s a popular location for large concert events in the state of Illinois.
The arena is owned by the city of Chicago which built the arena for $13 million. Soldier Field seats roughly 61,500 for football games. Soldier Field is the oldest NFL stadium.
The Soldier Field’s field is made of grass.
Soldier Field Quick Facts
- Location: Chicago, Illinois
- Main Teams: Chicago Bears, Colorado Avalanche (NHL), Colorado Mammoth (NLL)
- Seating Capacity: 61,500(approximately)
- Size: n/a
- Opened: 1924
History of Soldier Field
Ground was broken on the center on August 11, 1922. The stadium was completed a little over two years later with the name of Municipal Grant Park Stadium. The field serves as a memorial for all American Soldiers who have died in war. The stadiums name was changed on November 11, 1925 to Soldier Field.
Soldier Field was used for many sporting events before the Chicago Bears moved in. The Bears used to play at Wrigley Field, until September of 1971. At first the Bears were wanting to build a new stadium, but settled on a 20 year contract with Soldier Field, as long as some renovations were done.
Soldier Field Address
1410 S Museum Campus Drive
Chicago, IL 60605
Phone: (312) 235-7000