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Roebling Suspension Bridge

Ohio River, Cincinnati, OH
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Beautiful Bridge

The bridge offers a great view and contrast of the urban downtown Cincinnati with the more suburban... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2016
Alonzo B
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Just a wonderful Bridge

One of the many bridges crossing the Ohio River. It's a very graceful spin. And nice walking bridge... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2016
Bernardo F
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New York City, New York
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ohio river” (62 reviews)
“both sides” (14 reviews)
“nice walk” (18 reviews)
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Ohio River, Cincinnati, OH
Central Business District
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Reviewed 26 July 2016

The bridge offers a great view and contrast of the urban downtown Cincinnati with the more suburban feel of the Kentucky side of the river. We walked across which was a nice activity from the Riverfront park.

Thank Alonzo B
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

One of the many bridges crossing the Ohio River. It's a very graceful spin. And nice walking bridge to. Great views of the city and of Kentucky

Thank Bernardo F
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Roebling Suspension Bridge attracted our attention for numerous reasons. It was a forerunner to the Brooklyn Bridge. It is beautifully maintained: a treasure from another period. It is still in use today, a century and a half after its construction. For us, there were two...More

Thank dianel103
Reviewed 25 July 2016

We parked on the Kentucky side and walked across on this bridge, which is not very long, but gives a great view of the waterfront area. There is not a great deal of information about the bridge, at least we didn't see any, but we...More

Thank Born_to_go61
Reviewed 23 July 2016

Very picturesque bridge and the area around it. Worth your time to see the park, river and area around.

Thank Daylily4
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

Must see if you're passing through or close by Cincinnati. Was here for a couple a days passing through and thoroughly enjoyed it. If you like taking photos you'll love it even more. Great views of the bridge and the city from Covington Kentucky or...More

Thank Joshua C
Reviewed 22 July 2016

This is one of my favorite bridges. It has some nice design features, and really adds to the Cincinnati and Ohio River skyline, especially at sunset.

Thank Oakbug
Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

We spent an afternoon here. I appreciated the design and the color (blue) of the bridge. It stands out, even at night because of the lights. It provides a wonderful view of the city. We walked at both sides of the bridge. Good place for...More

Thank lionjen
Reviewed 20 July 2016

This is an easy and enjoyable bridge to walk across. Park in KY and walk to a game and enjoy Smale Park.

Thank TnTitan010
Reviewed 19 July 2016

This is my favorite bridge to cross in the city, on foot or driving. The history is really something to research - http://www.roeblingbridge.org/history/. I sleep over with a friend near this bridge and the humming (singing) wakes me up in the morning, pretty neat!

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Jack L
Where can I park to walk to the bridge from the Ohio side?
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
how long is the Purple People Bridge?
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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