Virtual Tour: United States Air Force Academy
The U.S. Air Force Academy, located in Colorado Springs, CO, is an icon of mid-century Modernist architecture. It is designated as a National Historic Landmark District due to its distinctive design as well as its military and architectural heritage. This tour will include discussion on how the campus was planned, the restoration of Dan Kiley’s Air Garden and the intensive, multi-year repair of the Cadet Chapel, ensuring Walter Netsch’s design vision is maintained. Go inside Mitchell Hall, the massive dining facility providing meals for over 4,000 cadets, and Polaris Hall, the Academy’s striking new structure.