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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.
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  • Average5%
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“cadet chapel” (134 reviews)
“visitor center” (282 reviews)
4102 Pinion Dr, Colorado Springs, CO 80840-2502
+1 719-333-2025
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Reviewed yesterday

This was a highlight of our week in COS. A bit of American history in a beautiful setting. Standing inside the chapel looking out at the stunning mountains through the beautiful stained glass windows is a refreshing moment for the soul. We were even able...More

Thank markay163
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great place to visit. Campus is beautiful. Get there in time to see cadets line up for lunch. Very impressive. Cadet Chapel is impressive.

Thank JohnSinTexas
Reviewed 2 days ago

The Air Force Academy is in such a gorgeous setting it should not be missed even if you only drive in, tool around and drive out! It is located on a huge piece of property at the base of majestic mountains. It is free to...More

Thank Margaret H
Reviewed 2 days ago

Absolutely stunning campus. Be sure to see the chapel and walk the grounds. A very inspiring place to be.

Thank lovethecowboys
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Security issues have forced some changes. All non military visitors must enter the North gate. You no longer can park on the West side of the landing strip. But there is an observation spot on I -25, South bound, where you can see gliders and...More

Thank FartherIsBetter
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The museum is very interesting and informative. Be sure to watch the movie! Several places we read that the walk to the Cadet Chapel is steep. I was leery of it, since I am recovering from foot surgery and walking with a cane. We asked...More

Thank BeckySuzyMom
Reviewed 4 days ago

We did not have a lot of time when we stopped here but I am sure glad we stopped. We walked to the cathedral, through the museum, and drove by the athletic fields. Our 7 year old really enjoyed it too. There is a great...More

Thank Lauren C
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We have been to USAFA many times, since my son is a cadet. I would recommend visiting, whether you know someone attending or not. Every time we go, we find new places to explore and things to see. Stop at the free museum and gift...More

Thank Nancy H
Reviewed 4 days ago

The campus is very spread out and a guided tour would have been helpful but since we went during July, it was only self-guided tours. The campus is very 1950's.

Thank Colleen W
Reviewed 4 days ago

They are real strict about getting it, of course. Once in, it was like a little town. Very nice and of course very clean.

Thank Annette I
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21 July 2017|
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Response from valuetraveler89 | Reviewed this property |
As of two weeks ago the facilities were open with no sign of any work being done.
Amanda G
23 June 2017|
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Response from Train13 | Reviewed this property |
No, you just show your drivers license at the north gate entry to the serviceman guarding the gate.
Susan A
18 December 2016|
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Response from karen a | Reviewed this property |
We did not use the guided tour but others did at the visitors center. There are lots of ramps but I don't know if the guided tour is 100% wheel chair friendly. The visitors center should have more information. We are... More