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Select the most convenient location for your needs
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Instantly reserve your space in a few clicks
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Drop off items
Head to the store and show your reservation
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Enjoy the city
Go about your day without lugging around your things
Soldier Field Luggage Storage Guide 2021
Perhaps, you're planning on shopping at James R. Thompson Center, Garrett's Popcorn Shops, or New Maxwell Street Market and need a place to store your bags. Or, you're planning on sightseeing in the Soldier Field area at Chicago, Cloud Gate (The Bean), or Willis Tower and don't want to be burdened by your baggage.
If you wish to catch a game at Soldier Field or visit local museums like The Art Institute of Chicago you may find that luggage is not allowed in these venues.
Don't worry, there are plenty of options for luggage storage near Soldier Field!
Luggage storage nearby Soldier Field with Bounce
Featured in The Boston Globe, Techcrunch and Forbes, Bounce is present in more than 100 cities. We partner with local hotels and shops to open up space for you to drop off your bags in essentially any major neighborhood.
Our team vets each location and provides all the security measures including insurance, security seals, and well-trained staff.
Bounce is the #1-rated bag storage network with thousands of 5-star reviews. Many of our shops are open for luggage storage 24/7 but this varies by location… we strategically open new spots so you can find the closest location to temporarily store your bags. Our prices in the Soldier Field area start at just $5.90/day.
Book through our or mobile app (required) so that we can cover you with insurance, space availability, and our 24/7 customer support. We love to travel as much as you so we make it as easy as possible! There are no size limits for suitcases or backpacks stored with Bounce. For less than a cup of coffee per bag, you can enjoy your entire day without dragging your bags with you!
Here are some ideas for making the most of your time in the Soldier Field area now that you are free from your baggage. Some notable places to relax before a flight are Morton Arboretum, Millennium Park, and Grant Park. You can also go for a hike around Wooded Island, Northerly Island Habitat Development Project, and Roman Pucincki Preserve. And if you’re looking for a night on the town, check out Wabash Tap, Krolls South Loop, and M Lounge.
Why is Bounce the best luggage storage provider in the Soldier Field area?
✅Multiple locations near Soldier Field
✅$10,000 Bounce Guarantee on each booking to protect your belongings
✅Vetted store locations to ensure trust and safety
✅2 minute booking process online or via mobile app, then just walk in and check your bags in
✅Thousands of 5 star reviews, hundreds of thousands of bags stored
How do I store luggage near Soldier Field with Bounce?
Space does fill up so booking before you go there is required, but you can show up right away. With your booking confirmation in hand, we’ll give you the exact details and directions to the shop. Once there, all you have to do is show your booking confirmation and we’ll tag and check in your bags.
You’re now free to enjoy Soldier Field and Chicago without your things!
About Soldier Field
Soldier Field is located in the Near South Side neighborhood of Chicago directly below the Loop. Soldier Field first opened nearly a century ago in 1924, and has been the home turf of NFL’s Chicago Bears since 1971. It’s currently the third-smallest stadium in the NFL. It was also the oldest until the Los Angeles Rams relocated from St. Louis back to LA and established their home base at the one-year older Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum.
Fun fact: Oprah MCed the 1994 World Cup opening ceremony at Soldier Field, falling off the stage as she introduced Diana Ross.
Things to Do at Soldier Field
You can catch the Chicago Bears play at Soldier Field throughout the NFL season, which typically lasts from early September through late December. Other sporting events have taken place at Soldier Field over the years, including but not limited to college football games, international soccer matches, and rugby games. Soldier Field also hosts summer concerts, allowing Chicagoans to enjoy music by leading artists. Metallica, Taylor Swift, and Coldplay have all performed at Soldier Field in recent years.
Transit Options at Soldier Field
CTA “L”: Red, Orange, and Green lines at Roosevelt
CTA bus: 128, 146
Luggage Storage near Soldier Field
As per NFL regulations, only small clutch purses the size of your hand are allowed inside Soldier Field. Otherwise, all personal belongings must fit inside your pockets or within a designated 12″ x 6″ x 12″ clear tote bag or a one-gallon freezer bag.
If you plan on attending a game at Soldier Field via public transportation, we recommend booking short-term storage for your things with a Bounce partner before heading to the stadium. No one wants to be forced to choose between their things or the game. Come prepared so you can relax and enjoy yourself without schlepping your things around.
Choose from our select partners below for hassle-free bag and luggage storage accessible to Soldier Field:
The UPS Store (1245 S. Michigan Ave.): take CTA bus 146 at Roosevelt & Michigan southbound to Soldier Field & Field Museum
Cafe Press (800 S. Clark St.): take CTA bus 146 at State & Balbo southbound to Soldier Field & Field Museum
The UPS Store (1074 W. Taylor St.): take CTA bus 12 from Roosevelt & Morgan eastbound to Roosevelt & State; transfer to CTA bus 146 southbound to Soldier Field & Field Museum
Hot Shots Cafe (1242 N. Milwaukee Ave.): take the “L” Blue Line at Division inbound to Jackson; transfer to CTA bus 146 at State & Jackson southbound to Soldier Field & Field Museum
The UPS Store (1658 N. Milwaukee Ave.): take the “L” Blue Line at Damen inbound to Jackson; transfer to CTA bus 146 at State & Jackson southbound to Soldier Field & Field Museum
Dos Ricco’s (4064 N. Lincoln Ave.): take “L” Brown Line at Irving Park southbound to Harold Washington Library; transfer to CTA bus 146 at State & Van Buren southbound to Soldier Field & Field Museum
Primary Crossfit & Yoga (5050 N. Sheridan Rd.): take CTA bus 146 at Foster & Sheridan southbound to Soldier Field & Field Museum
Conexion Cafe (5100 W. Fullerton Ave.): take CTA bus 74 at Fullerton & Leclaire eastbound to Fullerton & California; walk to “L” Blue Line at California and ride inbound to Jackson; transfer to CTA bus 146 at State & Jackson southbound to Soldier Field & Field Museum
Other places near Soldier Field
Frequently asked questions
How much does luggage storage cost near Soldier Field?
The price for luggage storage near Soldier Field is just $5.90/bag for the entire day.
Is it safe to store your bags near Soldier Field?
Yes. Every bag is tagged with a security seal and comes with the $10,000 Bounce Guarantee. Every location is required to uphold tight security precautions. You may be asked to show ID and you will be required to use a credit card to book through Bounce in advance. With hundreds of thousands of bags stored, you can count on Bounce to handle your baggage near Soldier Field.
Are there storage lockers near Soldier Field?
Yes, there are storage lockers and many other luggage drop off points in the Soldier Field area. Bounce has multiple luggage storage locations nearby Soldier Field and in the broader Chicago area where you can conveniently store your luggage with full security and the $10,000 safekeeping gurantee.
Where are the best restaurants near Soldier Field?
The most popular restaurants to visit when near Soldier Field are Giordanos, Wildberry Pancakes and Cafe, and The Chicago Firehouse Restaurant.
Where are the best parks and nature attractions near Soldier Field?
Check out the nearby Morton Arboretum, Millennium Park, and Grant Park.
What are the best museums near Soldier Field?
While nearby, you can check out The Art Institute of Chicago, Shedd Aquarium, and Adler Planetarium.