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Memorial Stadium

Stadium Dr, University of Illinois, Champaign, Champaign-Urbana, IL
+1 217-333-1400
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Saturday Big 10 football

We purchased some nice Illinois fans great tickets for our Badgers game. We parked about a block... read more

Reviewed 12 December 2017
jaspermunch
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Wisconsin
Nice stadium, lots of fun and reasonable prices.

The seats are a little hard and you might be a little sore by the end of it so suggest to bring a... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
hehaeh
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Champaign, Illinois
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Stadium Dr, University of Illinois, Champaign, Champaign-Urbana, IL
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Reviewed 12 December 2017

We purchased some nice Illinois fans great tickets for our Badgers game. We parked about a block away, the athletic dept was very nice in answering our parking questions during the week, so Saturday parking was simple, even with many roads under construction or closed...More

Thank jaspermunch
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

The seats are a little hard and you might be a little sore by the end of it so suggest to bring a seat cushion. View seems pretty good from most areas. Also, if you are using game day parking be prepared for a bit...More

Thank hehaeh
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Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Stadium seats are comfortable, typical price on food and drinks. Now the Illini just need to get their football program together.

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Reviewed 1 October 2017

We ended up getting last minute tickets to the game and we really enjoyed sitting behind the endzone on the south end. Nice stadium and atmosphere. Didn't have a dog in this fight but enjoyed watching some football and hanging out with our big group...More

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Reviewed 30 September 2017

Finally a Coke stadium!! Food was good. We had chicken strips and fries. The speaker system badly needs updated. Couldn't understand anything said. Love the area design for the band. Bathrooms could use updating. Men's restroom needs a better sign system so they can be...More

Thank dez754
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Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

So if you're a townie new to the CU area (me) and not an alumni of the UofI (same again) I'd highly recommend catching a game at memorial stadium. The tickets were a great price for the seats, plenty of parking for free within a...More

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Reviewed 17 May 2017

The University of Illinois graduation for 13,000 graduates was help here and was just the right size. There are very few covered areas so make sure you have sun protection, hats, and hydration.

Thank Ed C
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Reviewed 5 May 2017

I've been to several football games here and a few special events. The place is good and not too confusing to navigate. The refreshments aren't too expensive and the staff is helpful and courteous.

Thank BengCh001
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Reviewed 23 March 2017

As a freshman at the University of Illinois in 1958, I dreamed of attending my first college football game at Memorial Stadium. Built in 1923 as a memorial to university students who died in World War I, with their names engraved on the 200 columns...More

Thank Taylor B
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Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

I feel like I am nearly an expert on stadiums and Arenas since I've worked in so many of them all over the country. I have worked many pro stadiums and Collegiate stadiums and there are many excellent stadiums in the USA. However, Memorial Stadium...More

Thank PanoBJL
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Scott D
2 January 2017|
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Response from perfecttraveler | Reviewed this property |
No tours, just open to the public for events. Check with the University Athlete office there are events that you can attend that don't have the crowds!
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