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This major bridge opened in 1909 linking Brooklyn and Manhattan.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
South Street and FDR Drive, New York City, NY 10002
+1 646-942-3141
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Yes it is just a bridge, but it is a well conserved one and it makes the scenery around more attractive. We enjoyed the view from the Brooklyn bridge park.

Thank Abybah T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the best place to show your friends or foreign visitors an amazing view of lower Manhattan. Also a great place to shoot night photograph ( I also teach photography here ). And for food we always go to Shack Shack and for pizza...More

Thank Elle G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This bridge is amazing to travel to the big city of New York. It's awesome and amazing to view the city as you approach.

Thank Sunshine571659
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is a suspension bridge on the East river connecting Manhattan downtown. It is walk able, specially for locals who want to avoid cyclist and tourists of Brooklyn bridge.

Thank Sanghamitra G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

An excellent structure, easy on the eye, but always overshadowed by the older famous Brooklyn Bridge.

Thank Steve57C
Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

Walking downtown and thought The was initially the Brooklyn but no, however continued on and it’s a good walk. This is a car bridge with the walking along the eastern side towards the Brooklyn and it gives you a great view of downtown and out...More

Thank tigger2594
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

We were planning to walk across the Brooklyn Bridge, but then a local recommended we walk across the Manhattan bridge instead so we can see nice views of the Brooklyn Bridge. Worked out great!

Thank bohemian1011
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Great to visit to see the other bridges in the area and the view back of the financial district worth a visit which is free !!

Thank 432kev
Reviewed August 4, 2018

Great views of lower Manhattan and the Brooklyn Bridge. The westbound walk across the bridge is more dramatic than the eastbound walk due to the views of lower Manhattan. The pedestrian and bicycle paths are completely separate (separated by subway tracks), with the pedestrian path...More

Thank vacationmanic
Reviewed July 28, 2018

We passed the bridge with the subway. It is an imressing experience. It is one of the few bridges, which you can pass by subway.

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Bob C
June 12, 2018|
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Response from David B | Reviewed this property |
There’s an entrance on Jay st near Prospect st. The other side is for bikes.
Ish G
December 8, 2017|
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Response from Lambretta101 | Reviewed this property |
20 minutes at an easy pace taking time for some photo opportunities.