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Roseman Bridge

Elderberry Ave, Winterset, IA 50273
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Romantic, Inspiring and Historic

From the book and movie titled, "Bridges of Madison County," the Roseman bridge is perhaps the most... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
KansasExplorer5115
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Lawrence, Kansas
Get kissed on the Roseman

Movie buffs will recognize this famous covered bridge from "The Bridges of Madison County". We've... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
TravelingCriticChic
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Sioux City, Iowa
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Elderberry Ave, Winterset, IA 50273
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From the book and movie titled, "Bridges of Madison County," the Roseman bridge is perhaps the most famous of the six. Stop by the Visitor Center in St. Charles or Winterset for a map that will help you find this bridge (which is off the...More

Thank KansasExplorer5115
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Movie buffs will recognize this famous covered bridge from "The Bridges of Madison County". We've visited more than once & we kiss on the bridge for good luck each time. I don't know of anyone who got engaged there, however I would imagine that there...More

Thank TravelingCriticChic
Reviewed 4 November 2017

The Roseman Bridge is just awesome. I had never seen covered bridges before and we hit 4 of the remaining 5 in Madison County. But the Roseman is the best. It is still in its original location. It is amazing considering it was built in...More

1  Thank glhenry
Reviewed 20 October 2017

There are 6 bridges to visit in this area. All are within a short driving distance from each other and well worth the drive.

1  Thank Diane F
Reviewed 15 October 2017

This was a pretty spot, and having seen Bridges of Madison County, it was especially interesting to see this particular bridge. We spent a couple of hours seeing several of the bridges in Madison County. Even if you aren't familiar with the book/movie, it's a...More

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 12 October 2017

I guess this is where Clint was in the movie, but I didn't see it. Still cool to think I was where he was -- closest I'll ever be! We stopped at this bridge twice. After our initial visit, we heard/read stories that it was...More

Thank Sherry C
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Roseman Bridge is a longer but pleasant drive to the southwest from Winterset, first on Highway 92 and a left turn onto Roasman Bridge Road, follow the signs carefully as the route zig-zags. This is one of the two bridges used in the movie, "Bridges...More

Thank Kenneth L
Reviewed 27 September 2017

This bridge makes we want to reread Bridges of Madison County. Beautiful bridge where a beautiful thing happened in the book. There is a gift shop nearby, but was closed the day we visited.

Thank ladyme1
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Need to see where Clint and Meryl had their scene from the Bridges of Madison County? This is the bridge

1  Thank bcunningham71
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Beautiful covered bridge that was featured in the movie The Bridges of Madison County. There are 6 bridges in the area but this one is probably the most visited. If you loved the movie it's a must see.

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PopPopRich
14 June 2015|
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Response from lauraann1512 | Reviewed this property |
You can pick a map up at the chamber of commerce and welcome center , located at 73 Jefferson Street in Winter-set (on the northeast corner of the courthouse square). You can also find the maps online that you can print... More
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TrishiaKleinfeld
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Response from Mark C | Reviewed this property |
You probably could, but it would not be a place that I could see working well for the event. It's way out of town, very dusty roads, not a lot of parking and, being outside, you never know what the weather will do to a... More
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