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Interesting Architecture

This is a bridge, not much special. It used to be lit in neon, but not now. It is is nice old... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
TypeWriter
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Shreveport, Louisiana
What a joke!

Man, they spent all that money putting lights on that bridge and it's not worth any one driving... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sherry w
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Adorned with neon lights, the bridge that connects Shreveport and Bossier City across the Red River is considered a work of art.
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good13%
  • Average33%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible20%
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Shreveport, LA
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a bridge, not much special. It used to be lit in neon, but not now. It is is nice old bridge but like many seen before.

Thank TypeWriter
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Man, they spent all that money putting lights on that bridge and it's not worth any one driving here to see it. Meaning don't make a special trip because you will be wasting your time. I drive over this bridge going to the down town...More

Thank Sherry w
Reviewed 27 July 2017

The lights have been removed due to the vibration caused by vehicle traffic (go figure). But if you go below the bridge while at the Louisiana Boardwalk, it makes for an interesting view of the construction of a 1920s era bridge. I think it's interesting,...More

1  Thank Keith S
Reviewed 23 July 2017

The bridge is no longer lit with Neon. There are walking paths on the side so you can walk between Shreveport and Bossier City. I haven't confirmed it yet but I believe the Louisiana Maneuvers began when on Monday, 15 September at 0500 the I...More

Thank RustonTraveller
Reviewed 1 July 2017

It may be just a bridge but it is a bridge. I have always enjoyed checking out bridges and seeing how may different types there are out there. The different styles, the spans, the supports, it is all very cool to me. This may be...More

Thank Bruce G
Reviewed 2 June 2017

It was at one time a festive bridge to see at night but Shreveport has let maintenance go. No lights or very few these day. Sad.

Thank BiggieSauls
Reviewed 28 May 2017

It was interesting how the El Dorado Casino butts right up to the edge of the road as you are entering the bridge. Nice views crossing this magnificent bridge. Probably would be better at night.

1  Thank OnTheRoadAgain1056
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Drove over it! Not much more to say. We are from Texas so we thought we should check it out. Beautiful old bridge.

Thank BarryHill1986
Reviewed 28 April 2017

The Shreveport Arts Council and the City of Shreveport should be ashamed at how the bridge looks now as compared to when they installed the lasers and neon lights. A lot of donors paid for that upgrade and sadly, it has been left to rot....More

Thank John W
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Pass over this all the time, if you blink you still cant miss it, well you can feel it, its just an old bridge.

Thank Steve P
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