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Roebling Suspension Bridge

Ohio River, Cincinnati, OH (Central Business District)
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Ranked #15 of 85 attractions in Cincinnati
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Bridges
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Columbus, Ohio
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014 NEW

Historical beauty over the Historically Important Ohio River, between the wonderful, history-laden beautiful riverfronts of Ohio and Northern Kentucky. The terrain changes immediately from one state to the other. Downtown Cincinnati is a sight to behold day or night (hey, I'm from Columbus, for crying out loud...This is a true RIVERFRONT experience!)

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Ohio
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65 reviews 65 reviews
10 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Love driving across this bridge and love to sit and look at it. Very historic and beautiful! This bridge is a precurser to the Brooklyn Bridge and designed by the same gentleman.

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Reynoldsburg, Ohio, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014 via mobile

Lots of bridges in this area but this is one of the more interesting. Recommend seeing it from the river view... Take a "Duck" tour. Ted Moseby would approve.

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Terre Haute, Indiana
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84 reviews 84 reviews
28 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

What can you say about a bridge? It did it's job well, got us back and forth across the Ohio river and is definitely reminiscent of the Brooklyn Bridge. You can't miss it when in the area.

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Detroit, Michigan
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Photo opportunity stop for sure. Cincinnati's riverfront is nice but go to the Kentucky side in Covington there is a better view of the bridge and free parking under the bridge.

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USA
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34 reviews 34 reviews
14 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

I really enjoyed this bridge during a convention week in Cincinnati. Wide sidewalk, so great for pedestrians. This bridge will take you to the Convington, KY side, and it is a pretty easy walk from there to Newport restaurants, aquarium, etc. While not a pedestrian only bridge like the "purple people bridge" this bridge is probably my favorite to traverse.... More

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Vadodara, Gujarat, India
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76 reviews 76 reviews
4 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

It might not be the most famous bridge in USA, but it definitely has a great legacy! I spent an evening taking a walk on and around Roebling bridge. The bridge is one of the most historic bridges in USA and was longest suspension bridge when it opened more than 150 years ago, the now more famous Brooklyn bridge was... More

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Charlottetown, PEI
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220 reviews 220 reviews
121 attraction reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Very safe, pedestrian friendly bridge. We were staying on the Kentucky side and walked the bridge several times across to the Cincinnati side. At the foot of the bridge on the Kentucky side are a series of murals whether taking some time to see and at the foot of the bridge on the Ohio side is the Great American Ballpark... More

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Chino, CA
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42 reviews 42 reviews
19 attraction reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Looking for things to do in Cincy, we found this bridge. I wasn't sure how my 7 year old would feel about going to a see a bridge, but I think he's the one who enjoyed it most. It's a beautiful bridge over the Ohio River. It was easy to get to and a great place to walk. Not sure... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
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79 reviews 79 reviews
30 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

I want to move my town to a river. Walking along the river, over the bridge and then back to admire the fountains is a great way to spend an evening after being cooped up all day. I've been coming here on and off for several years and the riverfront area just gets better and better.

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