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The Air Force Memorial remains open to pedestrian access only in an effort to minimize the spread of Coronavirus Disease 2019 and to prioritize the health and safety of all visitors and the Department of the Air Force personnel.   All events are cancelled until further notice.  Visitors can park along Southgate Street for a short walk to the memorial.  Visitors with special needs (i.e. wheel chair access or limited mobility) can be dropped off at the Air Force Memorial entrance prior to parking.  Please continue to monitor this website and our Facebook page for updates. 


For additional Air Force related information concerning the new coronavirus please reference the following website: https://www.af.mil/News/Coronavirus-Disease-2019/



Frequently Asked Questions

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Pets are not allowed at the Air Force Memorial except for service animals.
The Air Force Memorial has handicap accessible bathrooms for visitor in the small building behind the Medal of Honor Wall. They are open during visiting hours.
Yes, a limited number of wheelchairs are available on a first come, first served basis for use while at the Air Force Memorial. There is no cost, but a valid driver's license is required and will be held until the wheelchair is returned.
Food and drink are prohibited at the Air Force Memorial. Visitors are encouraged to bring bottled water for events lasting more than an hour.
Members of the military, veteran organizations and the general public are welcome to host their events at the outdoor Air Force Memorial. Request to host your event here.
You may bike to the Memorial.  We just ask that you walk with your bike once you enter the Memorial grounds as a sign of respect and for the safety of other visitors. 
The Air Force Memorial is free and open to the public.  Parking is also free, though limited.
The Air Force Memorial is located on a promontory overlooking the Pentagon and the Pentagon 9/11 Memorial. It is a short walk to both of these sites.

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