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Visitors can tour this modern sprawling campus that includes the Academy, Falcon Stadium, a chapel and Arnold Hall, a museum honoring Air Force personnel.
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4102 Pinion Dr, Colorado Springs, CO 80840-2502
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Reviewed 6 days ago

First military academy that I got to see. Well worth checking out the Hall of Fame and the Chapel. Got to see a fly over on Friday. College hockey game too.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Jim V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were fortunate to be with a military veteran who sported a US military ID. That and your driver’s license gets you on to the property. The visitor’s center was interesting but if you are looking for USAF history you will be disappointed. We did...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Was at the Air Force Academy for an indoor track meet- Air Force Academy Invitational. Beautiful place, especially the chapel. When entering you need to show ID and have your trunk searched.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank RhotanVonRhotan
Reviewed 1 week ago

a must see if you were in the air force or have seen it in pictures. have been there several times andalways amazed at the view and the whole experience.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank ken m
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went in December and we were lucky enough to see a herd of mule deer in the front driveway. YES I said driveiway. I imagine that they live on the grounds are are at least semi domestic! The different houses of worship were quite...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Michael S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited the Air Force Academy on a beautiful day in June. The grounds are very impressive. Being an Air Force pilot veteran, I enjoyed walking around the static displays of aircraft and also the bronze depictions of legendary planes. I was particularly taken by...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank ecmenendez
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went to high school on the AFA, so it has a special place in my heart. I love the views and the Cadet Chapel is beautiful! Lots of deer in the area. Would highly recommend.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Lori V
Reviewed January 12, 2019

Since my dad is in the military, we were able to visit most of this campus. The church is gorgeous. I am not sure if you can get a tour here, but we did a self-tour. There were cadets training on the ground, and that...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed January 11, 2019 via mobile

We were visiting the area and decided to check out the academy since we have a daughter who is a junior in high school and really interested in the Naval Academy. The Air Force Academy chapel was probably the most interesting church I have ever...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank MRX5
Reviewed January 10, 2019

Beside the amazing views of the cadet chapel and the mountains, the story of the Academy and the photos in the visitor's center really highlight what the US Air Force Academy is all about-- training up the next generation of leaders for America! I highly...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Saleika L
July 29, 2018|
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Response from Marla H | Reviewed this property |
What I read was that it would close at the end of this year and remain closed for about 3 years. It is to be restored to it’s original splendor.😊
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rchamlet
May 30, 2018|
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Response from 443jayj | Reviewed this property |
They told us later this year so unfortunately I am sure of the exact date. Please contact the Air Force Academy to get the exact date.
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May 4, 2018|
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Response from leo j | Reviewed this property |
There is plenty of parking available and RV's are frequent means of travel for visitors.
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