Soldier Field has a seating capacity of 61,500, according to ESPN and the Chicago Bears. The stadium is home to the Chicago Bears of the National Football League, and the Bears have played there si... Read More ». http://www.answerbag.com/q_view/1996534.What is the history of Soldier Field in Chicago?
The History of Soldier Field. Soldier Field in Chicago opened in 1924 as Municipal Grant Park Stadium and was officially dedicated in November 1926 to the American soldiers who had died in combat.