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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.
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“cadet chapel” (149 reviews)
“beautiful campus” (120 reviews)
“north gate” (89 reviews)
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4102 Pinion Dr, Colorado Springs, CO 80840-2502
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The Air Force academy is a college. It help trains young persons to be a potential leader in the future. It is so spacious. A must to visit the visitor center. There is a gift shop, museum and video. It is open to the public...More

Thank May F
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had never expected that the campus would have been so large and beautiful. It took at least several full minutes of drive from the North entrance before I could get a glimpse of the sprawling 18,500-acre campus. It was a medium-sized town rather than...More

1  Thank Guba D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Attended Catholic Mass on 1/7/2018. A wonderful experience with the cadet choir in a beautiful chapel. The distance from the visitor handicapped parking to the chapel for a handicapped elderly person was a challenge especially given the January temperatures. We will not try another visit....More

Thank Usuallygone
Reviewed 1 week ago

The visit requires a bit of walking to get to the awesome building but it is worth the effort to see the Protestant, Catholi, Jewish and Buddhist worship areas

Thank Phil S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Aside from being a proud mother of a United States Air Force Academy graduate, the academy itself is a uniquely American institution to be proud of. Having experienced this amazing place in all its forms, from a parent of a cadet whose stellar education he...More

Thank Conny N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'm a retired veteran and get some of my health care on the Academy grounds, so I have access to some areas members of the general public wouldn't. That being said, I still make time to go the the Chapel, and see the sights; the...More

1  Thank G2879XLjeffg
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We decided ot visit the Acedemy as we had a few hours to spare on afternoon. It was far better then I expected. We really enjoyed the self drive tour, taking in the church, stadium and planes. What was most surprising is that it was...More

Thank APinkLady
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I know I am going to sound like the Anti-American here, I am not. I served 25 years ago and since then I have been to all 4 Academies; I hate saying that AF is NOT impressive. The chapel is segregated by religion! The dorms...More

1  Thank CHRIS L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Such an interesting place to go to learn more about one of our training institutions for our military. Great history here, amazing architecture, and helpful staff. Check out the 20 min video in the gift shop on what it's like to be a student at...More

Thank phinfall
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When you visit the base it has tons of things for tourists to check out including the One Of A Kind Chapel, airplanes sticking out the ground for picture taking, an awesome stadium, and so much more. You will be glad you made this a...More

2  Thank Dwayne A
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CliffordL19
25 October 2017|
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Response from tomhep | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure, but Academy info office can tell you.
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Response from Coralyn D | Reviewed this property |
No cost.
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pcsturdy
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
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