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United States Air Force Academy

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Address: 4102 Pinion Dr, Colorado Springs, CO 80840-2502
Phone Number: +1 719-333-2025
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Visitors can tour this modern sprawling campus that includes the Academy,...

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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US$780.00*
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We were at the Academy to attend a wedding. What an experience! The building--and the entire area--is spectacular.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Cedar Rapids, IA
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Cedar Rapids, IA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were at the Academy to attend a wedding. What an experience! The building--and the entire area--is spectacular.

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

If you are in Colorado please make it a point to visit "Our Academy" in Colorado Springs. Sprawling across the front range, it is a treat to your eyes and a chance to see our tax dollars at work in graduating young men and women into the active duty ranks of the United States Air Force. The cadet area is... More 

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Lindsay, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Be sure and check out the visitor center and gift shop. You can schedule tours of the academy and learn about its history.

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Alma, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had the delightful pleasure of attending the Christmas chorale in the chapel at the academy. The chapel is beautiful. Truly a unique experience to hear the talented cadets perform and even more extraordinary to realize the time they invest to make this happen, outside of all their other daily expectations. This was the true meaning of Christmas!

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Littleton, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

After many visits with family to the Academy we finally attended a home football game. A very family oriented experience and one we hope to repeat next season. With many sports teams at the Academy we look forward to visiting for other events as well. There was a huge gathering of tail gating in the parking lot. Many vendors were... More 

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Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had such a short period of time before heading to the airport. We wanted to at least check out the chapel. There is a very easy paved path leading to the chapel from the visitor center parking lot. The chapel overlooks the academy. The kids had fun watching the cadets go to/from classes. The chapel was indeed worth the... More 

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Ogden
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband is an Air Force Veteran so we stopped by to walk around the Academy. The Acedemy has beautiful grounds and is full of history and information. Our grandchildren even enjoyed seeing the beautiful buildings and sculptures.

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The Air Force Academy is a massive piece of property in a gorgeous part of our country. The cadet area is fantastic and the chapel is stunning. A very patriotic visit.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are a military family so we found this interesting. I love architecture so this trip was a bonus. The chapel lines are crisp and ageless in design.

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Woodsville, New Hampshire
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The film in the visitor center is a must see.You can only go in a few buildings,the chapel,visitor center and athletics facilities but try to time it for the 11:35 lunch formation.It was the highlight of the visit for me.

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