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NORAD (North American Aerospace Defense Command) - CLOSED

Cheyenne Mountain, Colorado Springs, CO
Review Highlights
Used to be a great tour

I am not sure if they are still even doing tours of NORAD - featured in "War Games" with Matthew... read more

Reviewed May 15, 2015
Christopher L
Monument, Colorado

This is actually not available to the public as the U.S. Goverment owns it when a Amber alert comes... read more

Reviewed April 29, 2015
Nathan H
via mobile
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Military defense/intelligence operation that lets visitors in on a reservation only basis, and book well in advance.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good9%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible27%
May 15, 2015
“Used to be a great tour”
Apr 29, 2015
Cheyenne Mountain, Colorado Springs, CO
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Reviewed May 15, 2015

I am not sure if they are still even doing tours of NORAD - featured in "War Games" with Matthew Broderick - in the belly of Cheyenne Mountain. 9/11 really changed a lot of things with NORAD. Last I heard was that you had to...More

5  Thank Christopher L
Reviewed April 29, 2015 via mobile

This is actually not available to the public as the U.S. Goverment owns it when a Amber alert comes on this is where the signal is coming from my fare was once made a wrong turn coming up here and a man in a suit...More

7  Thank Nathan H
Reviewed November 29, 2014

Despite what the reviews say you have to know someone who works at NORAD to get a tour. This means waiting to get clearance, so don't try and "drop in". That being said the of limits nature of NORAD is well warranted. Visit the great...More

13  Thank Pikespeakhiker
Reviewed May 28, 2014

Was an amazing tour. I toured it in March of 2011. I knew a guy who worked in the mountain, I still had to be cleared by the FBI. It was amazing to see how much foresight our previous leaders had to make an facility...More

7  Thank Pete10268
Reviewed October 23, 2012

I was surprised to see this on a list of attractions for Colorado Springs. It's been many years since I've been, but I remember I had to submit a lot of personal information and get some sort of government clearance to take a tour. Back...More

13  Thank GraniteRN
Reviewed June 28, 2012

I didn't know quite how to rate this; it's not terrible by any means if you can get in, which the vast majority of folks can't do, anymore. I've been through it many times, but because of my military affiliation, I can do that. At...More

19  Thank Mike P
Reviewed April 23, 2012

Been there in days gone by when you needed security clearance, and it is awsome.

3  Thank Dreamer10
Reviewed April 18, 2012

This is such a unique experience. I'm not much of a history buff, but I really enjoyed my visit. We went with a small home school group. Definitely worth the time!

2  Thank Barbara M
Reviewed October 31, 2011

As mentioned, tours are held for Friends and Family of workers in the Mountain. I work there and have served as an escort in the past. AFter 9-11, things tightened up a lot. There are groups who do get in for tours. You can call...More

29  Thank RichDeana
Reviewed March 6, 2011

Tours actually ARE available. I work in Cheyenne Mountain and they offer tours every Friday in the spring/summer months. And in the colder, slower months they offer them every other Friday. But here's the catch - you have to know someone who works there to...More

32  Thank karlie006
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