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Modern pedestrian bridge used to transit the canal side. That’s all very boring and necessary. If... read more

Reviewed March 7, 2018
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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Firstly you wouldn't know this was lovers bridge, unless someone told you. It appears that young... read more

Reviewed August 17, 2017
Kevin A
Hawick, United Kingdom
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7 Mar 2018
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Reviewed July 16, 2018 via mobile

Myself and my partner put a lock on to mark being together for 10 years. It's great that this is relatively local to us and its a lovely idea. There were lots of locks and I'm sure more will be added over time

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Reviewed April 6, 2018

I really dont know why this is on Trip Advisor. Birmingham famously has more canals than Venice and no end of bridges and locks. I think that this is just a desperate ploy from the little used Mailbox to attract customers. The canal system is...More

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Reviewed March 7, 2018 via mobile

Modern pedestrian bridge used to transit the canal side. That’s all very boring and necessary. If lovers like it that’s good!

Thank Dr_Waugh
Reviewed September 13, 2017 via mobile

Really cute nice idea. Went and put one on for our anniversary there was quite a lot on there. Nice that there is one in England 😁

Thank Kaytie S
Reviewed August 17, 2017

Firstly you wouldn't know this was lovers bridge, unless someone told you. It appears that young lovers come here and add they're padlock, similarly to those in Verona. The bridge is relatively new and it needs a plaque and info board to tell visitors about...More

2  Thank Kevin A
Reviewed November 25, 2016

A pedestrian bridge, romantically crossing the canal works, in the shadow of The Cube. Visitors will cross this bridge on the way to the Gas Street Basin or the Sea Life center. Especially worthwhile at night, during the day not really worth making a detour...More

1  Thank ArticCynda
Reviewed August 27, 2016 via mobile

Came here for a anniversary meal walked up to lovers bridge and pretended I didn't no what it was my wife explained it's where couples put padlocks with there's names on to bridge which will be there for ever so with all the bridge lit...More

4  Thank Dazdlg
Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

Excellent, lots of padlocks... go along and add yours... lots of lovely restaurants and bars around.. make your day a special day..

1  Thank Gina R
Reviewed April 24, 2015

we came across this yesterday and it was a cheap version of Verona ... There was no real explanation why this was called lovers bridge ... Just a few cheap padlocks

Thank Gerard m
Reviewed September 24, 2014

Lover's Bridge is located beside the Mailbox in Birmingham and links The Cube to Gas Street Basin. Couples come to the bridge with a padlock and attach the lock to the bridge before throwing the keys over their shoulders, symbolising their unbreakable love for each...More

9  Thank MichaelSloyan
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