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Air Force Memorial

1 Air Force Memorial Dr, Arlington, VA 22204-4586
+1 703-462-4093
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The AF Memorial was dedicated on October 14, 2006 to honor the men and women of the AF and its heritage organizations. It is located in Arlington, Virginia, adjacent to Arlington National Cemetery and the Pentagon. Since its opening, it has been a place of honor and remembrance. It offers a place for the community to learn and appreciate the rich history of the AF through displays, AF Band performances, Memorial/Veterans Day commemorations and veteran-related events.
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1 Air Force Memorial Dr, Arlington, VA 22204-4586
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Impressive monument to the US Air Force and within walking distance to Arlington Cemetery. The best photo is across the street from the main entrance. There is a crosswalk and a small section of sidewalk that goes up the small hill to a landing. That...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the most beautiful and unique of all of the military memorials. Unfortunately, it is not at a Metro stop, but we found a Metro bus to take us there from Pentagon City. The tall spires are amazing and the location offers a fantastic...More

Thank Terri P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Air Force Memorial is has a unique design that is very intriguing. It was quite and respectful during my visit to the memorial. It seems to be placed in an odd location which is challenging for people to find parking to visit the memorial....More

Thank Smiley T
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

A very nice memorial for our fallen men and women. A quiet spot to reflect on the sacrifices of others.

Thank TalSmh
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Most interesting design. Friday night concerts in the summer are wonderful. Outstanding view of DC. Great venue to enjoy music and picnic.

Thank JohnandBetsey
Reviewed 2 October 2017

The AF Memorial is a little difficult to get to in that parking is tight. The view from its location on a hillside overlooking the Pentagon is impressive. I attended the retirement ceremony of a USAF employee there and it was a very well-done event....More

Thank Jake S
Reviewed 28 September 2017

I could not get into the Pentagon memorial so I stopped here, The statues and writings on the wall about the Air Force history and Medal of Honor winners was most interesting. I spent over an hour here reading all in the inscriptions and learning...More

Thank NNWSLARRY
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Unique memorial recognizing our Air Force team. The memorial only takes 30 minutes to get a basic understanding, and you can stay longer to learn more of the history.

Thank Ed W
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Total different memorial from all the rest in town. Lighted from the bottom so it looks great at night. Shiny so it looks great in the day. Really tugs at your imagination.

Thank pierre20639
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Not mentioned as one of the top attractions of Washington DC because it is in arlington va, which is just south of Potomac river. I would say it is a hidden gem of places to visit on a DC trip. I discovered it by accident...More

Thank citizen21stcentury
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Response from Donna F | Reviewed this property |
Excellent parking and it is free. There is a security guard on duty as well. Flat area, easy for elderly or handicapped access. Not crowded at all the day we went.
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