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It's a bridge...

Unsure of why I'm eating a bridge. There is no pedestrian access on this bridge. And heaven forbid... read more

Reviewed August 27, 2018
Veronica S
via mobile
Not quite sure what I am suppose to rate

It's just an Interstate 74 bridge. You cannot walk across it. Yet, once I did. 10, 15 years ago... read more

Reviewed December 22, 2017
George C
Morton, Illinois
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Interstate 74, at the Illinois River, East Peoria, IL 61611
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Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

Unsure of why I'm eating a bridge. There is no pedestrian access on this bridge. And heaven forbid you try to cross it during the Central Illinois version of rush hour traffic...

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Veronica S
Reviewed April 8, 2018

Before crossing the river, take East Peoria exits to access East Peoria stopping, the Paradice Riverboat Casino, dining, and "Bass Pro". Cross the river to access downtown shopping, The Peoria Civic Center, and the Carver Arena.

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank gbeltz325
Reviewed January 22, 2018

For some reason, people like to photograph this bridge. It's recognized as a Peoria bridge so when people see it on a website or newsletter, they associate it with Peoria. If you want to get some good pics, go to the East Peoria side. There...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed December 22, 2017

It's just an Interstate 74 bridge. You cannot walk across it. Yet, once I did. 10, 15 years ago this bridge was rebuilt along with miles of the Interstate on either side. On the Grand Opening Day, the IDOT held a "Meet Me In the...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank George C
Reviewed September 13, 2017

This bridge handles hundreds of cars a minute. I am impressed with the ease of transportation. Have fun and travel the Murray Baker, Interstate 74!

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank kmgIL
Reviewed September 7, 2017

The bridge offered some great much needed shade and interesting Vistas for our Blues fest experience.

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank John W
Reviewed July 29, 2017

Maybe you can get some cool pictures from the Riverfront Park, but the bridge itself isn't an attraction. You can't stop on it, or walk on it just drive over it or go to the park under it. Not sure why it's here unless you...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank SunWukong_1
Reviewed July 27, 2017

its a bridge, but its kinda neat.. its high up with a good size span.. so driving accross is interesting

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Scott W
Reviewed July 13, 2017 via mobile

Went to Concert Sponsored by Limelight events. Wow was Great. Limelight always gets big Shows into Peoria. This was Great down at the IL River. Bridge Redon a few years now. Great park under it on N. End. Proria Good Tourist Town! Show was outstanding...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Chad V
Reviewed April 23, 2017

Besides its obvious economic and social importance in connecting Peoria and East Peoria, this impressive bridge adds a lot to the beautiful scenic looks of the riverfront areas in both cities. The bridge is going to celebrate its 60th anniversary next year, and it is...More

Date of experience: April 2017
3  Thank irina g
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