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United States Air Force Academy

4102 Pinion Dr, Colorado Springs, CO 80840-2502
+1 719-333-2025
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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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  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
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“cadet chapel” (142 reviews)
“visitor center” (298 reviews)
4102 Pinion Dr, Colorado Springs, CO 80840-2502
+1 719-333-2025
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Reviewed today

I had the pleasure of a guided tour to The United States Air force Academy. As part of the Tour we were provided with a lunch at the officers Club and then a tour of the base. Given lectures of the Air Force mission and...More

Thank npd118
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Plan to spend about an hour there. Also no large bags or backpacks so important to be prepared. Beautiful ground to see and the chapel is well worth the stop. Spectacular inside and out. Nice gift shop and theater with information on the academy. Displays...More

Thank aweiss00
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My husband is active duty and I wanted my daughter to see the campus and church. We really liked the 20 minute video presentation at the visitor's center.

Thank NinaJ82
Reviewed yesterday

I had seen the AF academy in the distance from I-25 on several occasions while traveling I-25. While staying in Manitou Springs visiting Garden of the Gods, we had some spare time and decided it was finally time to explore the Academy grounds and especially...More

Thank Ray D
Reviewed yesterday

It is only an extra hour of your time and well worth exploring this beautiful campus. The grounds and the chapel are a nice walk from the parking area, surrounded by views of the valley and stunning campus. The cadets walk in formation and it...More

Thank BethB75205
Reviewed 2 days ago

We started our visit out at the Visitor's Center and walked around the exhibits and the gift shop while we waited for the main Cadet Chapel to open (there was a wedding). My 6 year old was a little disappointed that we weren't able go...More

Thank Amy Z
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visiting family in Colorado Springs and stopped for the tour. We enjoyed it immensely, especially the chapel. The docent in the main chapel was full of information. She told us a lot about the Catholic floor when we asked. We also really enjoyed the video.

Thank Erika K
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Beautiful place to visit! Easy to get around and a lot of history. Make sure you were comfortable shoes

Thank taylorS73
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My elementary school aged sons and I stopped to visit the Air Force Academy while on vacation. The property is beautiful, with places to stop for photos as you drive in. The visitor center is amazing. A history of the Air Force and the Academy...More

Thank Kristin W
Reviewed 4 days ago

We found the visiting center to be quite interesting and informative. We watched the video in the theater before we went through the center. After that we walked uphill in rain until we got to the beautiful church. It was worth the walk as all...More

Thank goldentraveler2015
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24 July 2017|
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Response from David D | Reviewed this property |
It depends on how big your RV is. I don't believe there is room in the visitor center parking lot for a large RV. There probably is room at the PX shopping center, but it is some way from the visitor center. Not sure if they... More
21 July 2017|
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Response from mazotti | Reviewed this property |
Renovations will not start until next summer (2018)
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23 June 2017|
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Response from Train13 | Reviewed this property |
No, you just show your drivers license at the north gate entry to the serviceman guarding the gate.