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United States Air Force Academy

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Address: 4102 Pinion Dr, Colorado Springs, CO 80840-2502
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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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Even if you do not have a service member in your family, this is worth seeing. It is all free and the grounds are lovely. Park in the civilian lot and walk back to the Chapel... read more

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Even if you do not have a service member in your family, this is worth seeing. It is all free and the grounds are lovely. Park in the civilian lot and walk back to the Chapel. Note that there some steps and while the walk is not difficult, it is a bit long, especially under windswept conditions. In the winter,... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We visited in September 2016. Second visit for me, first for the wife. She was amazed by everything she saw. The Chapel is a must see for all. So beautifully adorned. An amazing campus. An awesome gift shop. Many photo opportunities. Don't miss it!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stop by the visitors center for a look into the history and life of the Academy. There is also a gift shop for all things Air Force. Next, take the walk to the Chapel. Here you will see a place where many religions go to worship. Make sure and stop at the markings and long the path to read about... More 

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Even if you are NOT or never have been see the ACADEMY.....Include GARDEN of the Gods ....Manitou Springs ....very eclectic.....Explore the Van Briggle museum.....we have many many wonderful reasons to come to see Colorado Springs but please don't choose to move here ( we ARE the 3rd fastest growing city in the nation) ....we LOVE you be please visit then... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The Chapel is breathtaking. The pipe organ is immense and well designed to fit in the modern feel of the sanctuary. There are 3 more places for worship in the building: a Synagogue, a Catholic Chapel, and a Buddhist Temple. All worth the visit.

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Black Forest, CO
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Whenever people are from out of town, I make it a point to take them to the Air Force Academy. You can park and walk thru a visitor center at the Academy, watch a video about life of the Cadets, and walk over to see the Chapel. Great experience!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Haven't been to the AFA for decades and just took 2 teens. The movie at the visitor center was inspirational. The chapel walk --- protestant, catholic, Jewish and Buddhist chapels were amazing in very different ways. The views were lovely and the planes were great.

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Westminster, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Academy is a beautiful, inspiring and spiritual place. Visit the visitor center as well as the chapel. Their is a lot to see just walking around. Make sure you visit the basement and side rims of the chapel, theirs a worship area for most religions.

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Totowa, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of Colorado Spring's must see. The Cadet Chapel is simply amazing with awesome views and it a beautiful architecture. A piece of art. This place is not to be missed if you are in Colorado.

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Littleton, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an experience for the entire family. The mountain area and the facilities are a once in a lifetime to see. Everyone will be talking about the experience for days.

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