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United States Air Force Academy, Colorado Springs

 
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Distance from city center: 7.2mi
kachou_n's pictureby kachou_n Sightseeing travel tip
added on the 24th of January, 2011
It doesn't take up very much of your time to look around the United States Air Force Academy which has quite a large campus though, unfortunately, all of it is not accessible to visitors. The amazing chapel, however, and the grounds around it are the most impressive ones to look at anyway.

In the Visitors Center you can watch a 15 minute movie about the cadet life, look at some memorabilia and outside you can even see some pretty amazing aircrafts. All in all it is a quite interesting place, though not that highly praised.

Address:
4102 Pinion Dr, Air Force Academy, CO 80840, USA

On the web:
http://www.usafa.af.mil/

 
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