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Bridges

Structures that span obstacles such as rivers, canals or railways.

Aerial-Lift-Bridge

Aerial Lift Bridge

Duluth, Saint Louis County, Minnesota, 55802
The Aerial Lift Bridge is a landmark in the port city of Duluth, Minnesota. The span began life in 1905 as the United States' first transporter bridge. In 1929-30, the span was converted to a vertical lift bridge and still operates today.

Arlington-Memorial-Bridge

Arlington Memorial Bridge

Washington, District of Columbia
The bridge's construction was authorized by Congress on February 24, 1925 and formally opened on January 16, 1932. Designed by architectural firm McKim, Mead and White, the neo-classical bridge is 2,163 feet (660 m) long.

Barrackville-Covered-Bridge

Barrackville Covered Bridge

Barrackville, Marion County, West Virginia, 26452
Built in 1853 by Eli and Lemuel Chenoweth, well-known bridge builders of the time, the 148 feet span is now closed to motor traffic. It was restored in 1999.

Benjamin-Franklin-Bridge

Benjamin Franklin Bridge

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
The Benjamin Franklin Bridge, originally named the Delaware River Bridge, is a suspension bridge across the Delaware River connecting Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and Camden, New Jersey.

Brooklyn-Bridge

Brooklyn Bridge

New York, New York
The Brooklyn Bridge stretches 5,989 feet (1825 m) over the East River connecting the New York City boroughs of Manhattan and Brooklyn.

Cochrane-Africatown-Bridge

Cochrane Africatown Bridge

Mobile, Alabama
The Cochrane Africatown USA Bridge is a cable-stayed bridge carrying mainline US 90 and Truck Route US 98 across the Mobile River in Mobile, Alabama. It is the only cable-stayed bridge in the state of Alabama.

Golden-Gate-Bridge

Golden Gate Bridge

San Francisco, San Francisco County, California
The Golden Gate Bridge is a suspension bridge spanning the Golden Gate, the opening into the San Francisco Bay from the Pacific Ocean.

Mackinac-Bridge

Mackinac Bridge

St. Ignace, Mackinaw City, Michigan
The Mackinac Bridge is a suspension bridge spanning the Straits of Mackinac to connect the Upper and Lower Peninsulas of the U.S. state of Michigan.

Sorlie-Memorial-Bridge

Sorlie Memorial Bridge

Grand Forks, North Dakota
The Sorlie Memorial Bridge, also known as the Red River Bridge was built in 1929 by the Minneapolis Bridge Company to connect the cities of Grand Forks, North Dakota and East Grand Forks, Minnesota.

Top 10 Most Popular Bridges Landmarks

  1. Golden Gate Bridge
  2. Benjamin Franklin Bridge
  3. Cochrane Africatown Bridge
  4. Barrackville Covered Bridge
  5. Veterans Memorial (Weirton Steubenville) Bridge
  6. Brooklyn Bridge
  7. Arlington Memorial Bridge
  8. Third Street Bridge
  9. Sunshine Skyway Bridge
  10. Sorlie Memorial Bridge

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