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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%
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“cadet chapel” (146 reviews)
“beautiful campus” (114 reviews)
“visitor center” (315 reviews)
4102 Pinion Dr, Colorado Springs, CO 80840-2502
+1 719-333-2025
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Reviewed 14 March 2017

Great visit for Architects... the way the designer created the space and the environment with the natural light through vitraux!

Thank 400carlosj
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Do not miss visiting the United States Air Force Academy and its Chapel, either as part of your visit or driving through the area. Tourists need to use the north entrance to the Academy (North Gate Road not Academy Blvd). Protestant, Catholic, Jewish and Buddhist...More

1  Thank Kevin L
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

I accidentally left my purse in the parking lot, and a gal who worked at the Doolittle Bldg. called within minutes and returned it to me. Integrity put to the test! A guy who worked there gave us a tour of the 2nd floor (It...More

Thank Teammilitello
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

We brought our 8 and 10 year old to visit and spent the morning. Everyone loved the experience. We started in the Visitor's Center and then took a short hike to the chapel. I recommend going around 11:30 to watch the cadets line up and...More

2  Thank Houstonmac
Reviewed 13 March 2017

As if this institution needs a review! This facility is a part of our United States history. A great family site seeing venture. At the gate ask the soldiers for a daily review of what to see.

Thank Mark_DeZuba
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

The United States Air Force Academy is one of those institutions in our country that has stood the test of time, while modernizing itself quite effectively. Although it is a military facility, there is a courteousness of the staff who work at the many locations...More

Thank Judekier
Reviewed 11 March 2017

The US Air Force Academy is well worth a visit. Highlights are the visitor center and chapels, make sure you see all 4. During the school year, the cadets are in formation at 11:30. Try to time your visit to see formation; it is something...More

Thank Don D
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

We were on the third day of a road trip to and of the west coast. We hopped off I70 over to Colorado Springs to see the Air Force Academy, especially the Iconic chapel. We were so impressed with seeing the Chapel and the way...More

Thank DMJA21
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Our son is finally a first class cadet. We've been making the trek to USAFA for almost four years. He's made amazing friends and will graduate with an amazing degree and a chance to service the United States Air Force. Yes, we're proud!

1  Thank mommamoore3
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Make sure everyone has their driver's license or some form of ID because you must pass through the visitors gate. Make sure you go to the visitor's center and watch the life of a cadet...it's worth it. Then walk around the area for visitors and...More

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20 September 2017|
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Response from Gail P | Reviewed this property |
There is no cost to visit the Academy. It is a military base however so you will be required to show acceptable ID - Drivers License, Passport, Government ID card are some of the tings accepted. Besides the magnificent... More
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
20 July 2017|
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Response from mazotti | Reviewed this property |
Renovations will not start until next summer (2018)