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Roebling Suspension Bridge

Ohio River, Cincinnati, OH
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ohio river” (73 reviews)
“both sides” (18 reviews)
“nice walk” (21 reviews)
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Ohio River, Cincinnati, OH
Central Business District
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Not just a bridge, an icon. Construction was started before the Civil War but was forced to stop so the South could not invade the North over it. It served as the prototype to the Brooklyn Bridge in New York City. I love looking at...More

Thank galbert07
Reviewed 1 week ago

It's hard to write a review of a bridge so I'm going to keep this short. I like to explore and I do street art photography. I was staying in Cincinnati, but had a few walls to check out in Covington so I decided to...More

Thank Ann T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Roebling Bridge is Cincinnati. The older sister to the Brooklyn Bridge is just as lovely as the first time I ever saw it. Great for nighttime photos!

Thank mbowman4423
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You can walk across the Ohio river to Kentucky on this beautiful bridge from the heart of downtown. If you have the slightest interest in bridge architecture you should not pass this up.

Thank chr_8
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed in Covington and walked across this bridge to business meeting in downtown Cincinnati. It has an interesting history (related to Brooklyn Bridge) and the walk itself is scenic, offering great views of the city.

Thank Robert J
Reviewed 7 January 2018

Traveling through Ohio, always love crossing a big bridge. Especially one than spans across a river. The mighty Ohio is a spectacular river and has great access.

Thank DannyWasserman
Reviewed 6 January 2018

Historic, was longest suspension bridge at the time. Perfect for pedestrians to walk across Ohio River.

Thank Jabrd
Reviewed 4 January 2018

My husband and I drove across this bridge and admired it from atop the Carew Building. It is a beautiful bridge.

Thank Amber N
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Designed by the same person who did the Brooklyn Bridge. It is beautiful and useful. You drive over open grating. You can walk along the side to cross the river to KY. I caution to not make the walk alone however. In general, it is...More

1  Thank drdeger
Reviewed 21 December 2017

This beauty is a jewel. I love that our offices overlook the bridge and that I cross it every day. The bridge has a great history. It is worth a look

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Nell I
22 September 2017|
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Response from Chuck O | Reviewed this property |
There is a public parking area behind Molly Malone's restaurant just up the street from the Covington end of the bridge. It is filled on weekdays from 9-5...but in the evenings or weekends there is plenty of parking.
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Jack L
22 August 2015|
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Response from donau2015 | Reviewed this property |
While the parking is more challenging on Cincinnati's side the are garages or lots right off Pete Rose Way with the bridge in between. Sometimes, depending on the day you can sneak over and park on the tarmac at Paul Brown... More
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Eugene K
12 June 2015|
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Response from Lisa W | Reviewed this property |
The bridge is approximately a half mile long from Newport Kentucky to Cincinnati. There is pedestrian access from either side as well as parking (metered or surface lot). It is a nice walk and is a pedestrian only bridge... More
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