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Centre Street Bridge

Calgary, Alberta T2E, Canada
+1 403-268-2489
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The neat thing about this bridge is that it is the delination point for the four quadrants (SE SE... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Charlottetown, Canada
via mobile
Include this bridge in your downtown walks

One of many historic outdoor attractions in Calgary. Include this bridge on your downtown (Bow... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2017
Dan M
Calgary, Canada
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“lower deck” (4 reviews)
“lions” (5 reviews)
Calgary, Alberta T2E, Canada
+1 403-268-2489
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The neat thing about this bridge is that it is the delination point for the four quadrants (SE SE NE and NW) of the city. It is an old bridge that crosses the Bow river, North of downtown. Opened in 1916, it has two decks;...More

Thank Claudetteth
Reviewed 5 November 2017

One of many historic outdoor attractions in Calgary. Include this bridge on your downtown (Bow) river walk. Has the four lion statues on the 4 corners of the bridge.

Thank Dan M
Reviewed 26 October 2017

This bridge has been in Calgary all my life. It has stone lions on guard. It is is the gateway to downtown Calgary. The only problem is traffic patterns change during rush hours which can confuse our visitors so you must be aware of this.The...More

Thank Joe C
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Now just over a hundred years old, this is Calgary's most beautiful bridge. Not only is it a critical link for traffic going to or leaving downtown (watch for the tricky reverse lanes during rush hour!), it is highly popular with downtown joggers and walkers...More

Thank BenLar137
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

This is a historical bridge and overlooks the river. One can take a slow stroll here to take in the sight as well as walk to the hill which will overlook the downtown.

Thank JustLoveToFly
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Bridge serves it purpose for vehicles and pedestrians alike. What else does one say about a 100 year old bridge.

Thank Luke L
Reviewed 30 March 2017

The hike up the hill is a good cardiac workout. I found I had time to park afew blocks in off Center Street and walked downtown just because I could one sunny day, the hick back took abit more effort.

Thank grassislander
Reviewed 3 March 2017

This bridge is a beauty - Calgary's prettiest for sure. And very handy for anybody trying to get around in the inner city. The lower deck is a 2 lane short cut from Riverfront Avenue to Memorial Drive - just watch your vehicle height, and...More

Thank BenLar137
Reviewed 15 August 2016

The Centre Street bridge in Calgary was over engineered at the time and has recently had renovations to make it ready for another century. The bridge still has iconic lions as decorations.

Thank Marty911
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

I visited down town Calgary and wondered upon this beautiful attraction. If you are in the area, I recommend you stop by and check it out for yourself.

Thank Nick S
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