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Lackland Air Force Base

San Antonio, TX
+1 210-671-3055
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Organized Chaos

We came down to watch our godson graduate from BMTS. I myself graduated from BMTS here in 1987... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
snafudesert
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Abilene, Texas
Busy but genuine.

We were at Lackland for more than a visit. My husband did some work there for some time. Lackland... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
CookeFam5
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Home to a well-known medical research facility and an important source of income for the community.
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lackland afb” (37 reviews)
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San Antonio, TX
Far West Side
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+1 210-671-3055
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We came down to watch our godson graduate from BMTS. I myself graduated from BMTS here in 1987. Things have changed dramatically and for the better. The maps and street names on them did not correlate and we found ourselves lost and asking for directions...More

Thank snafudesert
Reviewed 6 days ago

We were at Lackland for more than a visit. My husband did some work there for some time. Lackland can be very busy but it is fairly easy to navigate and is genuinely "Air Force" for those who want to experience an air force base....More

Thank CookeFam5
Reviewed 1 week ago

Pay close atttention to all information given, this is not show up at the time on the sheet but an hour before if you want good seats!

1  Thank Rick D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Easy access to drive around the base streets well marked & the Air Force museum very educational & well air conditioned. The reception center was easy to walk around in or if needed wheel chair accessable

Thank Charlene O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Lackland AFB to see our brother graduate from BMT. The base is huge and the ceremonies were amazing! The only thing I could suggest is an age limit on those that can come to graduations seeing that we had numerous children screaming during...More

Thank rjwv90
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Every Air Force Enlisted person starts here, so definitely a place to reminisce for old USAF Vets. Also, great for families of Graduating Trainees. The Graduation Parade Field is surrounded by a static display of aircraft from WWII to the SR-71 Black Bird. The "problem"...More

Thank T3457ROjerryh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very organized and well maintained. Very clean and everyone was pleasant and professional. Thoroughly enjoyed the visit.

Thank Suzanne C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited Lackland Air Force Base for our daughters BMT graduation and were surprised at how nice the base was. It was very clean and some of the buildings were very nice. Great place to visit.

Thank etteb35
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were at Lackland for our airman's BMT graduation. The grounds are nice, and the base easy to navigate once you get your bearings.

Thank Dawn B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place to visit. Everyone was very polite. Very well organized. Airmen were easy to reach. Every family with someone graduating should experience this.

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sheilamk87
11 July 2017|
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Response from Rick M | Reviewed this property |
Get a visitor pass at the entry point off of Medina Base Road/Loop 410.
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WilsonTravel101
28 February 2017|
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Response from Vanessa L | Reviewed this property |
Are you going with anyone who is active/retired military? If not, I believe the only way to tour the base is with a school or organization that has made a formal request. To my knowledge, the general public isn't allowed... More
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meluwood
12 January 2017|
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Response from M8280PQjohnr | Reviewed this property |
I believe you have to have someone stationed on base to enter as a civilian. They have to meet you at the gate. I was told that is the only way on under more recent rules or laws.
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