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Cavenagh Bridge

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Address: Mouth of Singapore River, Singapore, Singapore
Phone Number: 800 736 2000

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Cavenagh Bridge

I just took this picture without even realizing that Cavenagh Bridge is one of the oldest bridge in Singapore. It's just a good feeling seeing beautiful architectures in this... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 27, 2016
Ches M
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Cavenagh Bridge is a must for those visiting the Singapore River of the Merlion Park area. It is the only suspension bridge and the third oldest bridge in Singapore, spanning the lower reaches of the Singapore River. Opened in 1870 to commemorate Singapore's new Crown Colony of the Straits Settlements status in 1867, it is the oldest bridge in Singapore... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A wonderful place to take in the sights, and spend ten to twenty minutes waiting for a friend or do some people watching. Many food shops around the area and this is a popular sightseeing location. I've taken so many photos, hundreds, of this bridge and the surrounding areas, the people, events and activities. Even sitting on the bridge relaxing... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

I just took this picture without even realizing that Cavenagh Bridge is one of the oldest bridge in Singapore. It's just a good feeling seeing beautiful architectures in this place.

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Thank Ches M
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016 via mobile

The site around the bridge is landmark of Singapore. You can reach this bridge by walking from merlion park or raffles landing site. It is close to Fullerton hotel. You can walk to the bridge and cross Singapore river. The bridge is oldies structure but beautiful. Especially at nite when the lights are on. Take a nice picture in front... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2016 via mobile

A bridge across Singapore river, that is so small you would have no idea it had any historical significance. It crosses the river between the Fullerton and the main administrative area.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2016 via mobile

This is very old bridge here.You must come and see the difference.This is well preserved and maintained.Worth the visit.

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Singapore, Singapore
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2016

This small but pretty pedestrian bridge is still looking good many years after its original construction date. It provides a convenient way to get from the Raffles Place side of the river across to the concert hall and the ACM, or to continue walking towards the Esplanade.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2016

I passed through this bridge 4 times before I went on a walking tour and realized that it was an important landmark of the country! It is so unimposing, which is what makes it so fascinating. It's practical and useful, and yet reminds people of its glorious heritage. Looking at this one and comparing it to the bridges now, you... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2016

For photography lovers out there, there are so many photography opportunities available at night! You will be spoilt for choice!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2016 via mobile

Good to visit in the evening when the lights are on. Small suspension bridge with Fullerton hotel on one side and the Asian Museum on the other side. Looks really nice in the night when they turn on the lights on the bridge and the surrounding area.

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