October 2016

Public Tours


Tour Overview:
Guests are invited for a private "behind the scenes" tour of the areas rarely seen by the public and some of the unique operational features of the only stadium in North America with a roll-out natural grass field and retractable roof. 

Public tours of University of Phoenix Stadium are professionally guided by our knowledgable and friendly tour guides.  The 75 minute experience involves approximately 1 mile of walking throughout the facility along with a video presentation about the stadium’s construction. The entire tour route is fully ADA accessible. No wheelchairs/strollers are available to rent, but you may bring your own.

Please note that tours are ongoing throughout the year, but dates and times are announced 30-60 days in advance due to the stadium's event schedule. Click Here for the monthly tour schedule. Tours normally run Thursday - Saturday. Tour schedule subject to change.

October Tour Dates:
October 13-15: 10:30am, 12:30pm, 2:30pm
October 20-22: 10:30am, 12:30pm, 2:30pm
October 27-29: 10:30am, 12:30pm, 2:30pm

November Tour Dates:
November 3-6: 10:30am, 12:30pm, 2:30pm
November 10-12: 10:30am, 12:30pm, 2:30pm
November 17-18: 10:30am, 12:30pm, 2:30pm
November 21-22: 10:30am, 12:30pm, 2:30pm
November 25: 10:30am, 12:30pm, 2:30pm

Ticket are now onsale for October and November Tours. Click here to purchase tickets. 

Tickets can be purchased at the stadium's box office or at Ticketmaster.

Ticket Information:
It is suggested that tour tickets be purchased in advance at the stadium ticket office or online through TicketMaster. All public tours are subject to sell out. Tickets purchased through Ticketmaster are subject to convenience charges.

Tour tickets go on sale 30-60 days in advance. The University of Phoenix Stadium Ticket Office hours are: M-F 10: 00 am - 6:00 pm, Sat. 10:00 am-2:30 pm. Tickets may also be purchased on the day of  the tour and are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Please note: Tour ticket sales through cease four hours prior to the tour time.This is not an indication that tour tickets are sold out.

You may choose the will call option when ordering through Ticketmaster. This is a cost savings and allows tickets to be picked up at the stadium ticket office with a valid ID.

  • $9.00 Adults
  • $7.00 Children (ages four - 12),
  • $7.00 Seniors (ages 65 and over) and Military (with ID)
  • No Charge for Children three and under.
To purchase tickets, please Click Here.

Parking & Tour Start Location:
Parking is FREE. Tour guests should park in the Visitor Parking Lot located near the corner of Maryland and 95th Avenues. Tours leave from Gate #2 (west of the stadium ticket office near the LARGE RED 2)

What People Have Said About University of Phoenix Stadium:
The University of Phoenix Stadium is unlike any other in the world and a marvel of design, engineering and technology. University of Phoenix Stadium has set the standard for multi-purpose sports and entertainment complexes. The facility has been home to two Super Bowls, the College Football Playoff Championship game, numerous international soccer matches, and will host the NCAA Final Four in April of 2017. Accolades include: 

  • In December 2006 & 2007 the facility was voted "Best NFL Facility" by Street & Smith's Sports Business Journal and Sports Business Daily.
  • In an NFL Players Association poll, the field at University of Phoenix Stadium was voted as the league's top playing surface in 2006, '07, and '08.
  • In 2008 it was also selected as the league's best playing surface in a Sports Illustrated poll among NFL players.
  • In May 2009, University of Phoenix Stadium was voted as "Best Sports Venue" in the Valley, in's annual Reader's Choice Awards.
  • In 2010, University of Phoenix Stadium was named "Best New Venue" of the 2000's by Click here for online article.
  • University of Phoenix Stadium was awarded the "Venue Excellence Award" by the International Association of Venue Managers (IAVM) in 2012.
  • National Center for Spectator Sports Safety named University of Phoenix Stadium the #1 performer among 31 NFL venues in the implementation of league mandated security measures in 2013 and 2015.

Contact Us:
If you have any questions about our tours, or are looking to schedule a private tour, we look forward to hearing from you! You can reach us by phone or e-mail. Please include the following in your e-mail or voice message - name, phone number, e-mail address, tour questions with potential dates, and number of attendees.

University of Phoenix Stadium Tour Program
1 Cardinals Drive
Glendale, AZ 85305
Tour Hotline: (623) 433-7165



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