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Monnow Bridge and Gate

Monnow Street, Monmouth, Wales
+44 1600 775257
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Pedestrians only now.

Spanning the River Monnow this would have been the main way into and out of Monmouth. Very narrow... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Mic L
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Hampshire, United Kingdom
An amazing medieval bridge

This is a bridge that is well worth a visit. it is very photographic and very interesting... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
swift-simba
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Camberley, United Kingdom
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Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Monnow Street, Monmouth, Wales
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+44 1600 775257
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"high street"
in 11 reviews
"across the river"
in 3 reviews
"well worth a visit"
in 10 reviews
"public toilets"
in 5 reviews
"ducks and swans"
in 4 reviews
"welsh border"
in 2 reviews
"impressive structure"
in 2 reviews
"medieval history"
in 2 reviews
"within walking distance"
in 2 reviews
"historic building"
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"blue plaque"
in 2 reviews
"visiting monmouth"
in 3 reviews
"plenty of parking"
in 2 reviews
"market stalls"
in 2 reviews
"car park"
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"lovely spot"
in 2 reviews
"trout"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spanning the River Monnow this would have been the main way into and out of Monmouth. Very narrow it is for foot passengers only but had a town lock-up within its tower. Very close to the carpark and with a very pleasant walk along the...More

Thank Mic L
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a bridge that is well worth a visit. it is very photographic and very interesting too. There is a car park close by and it is close too the town so you can look at Monmouth too. This ancient toll bridge across the...More

Thank swift-simba
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had often seen this tower bridge on various TV programs. Nice to visit in person and not be disappointed. Well worth a detour to visit

Thank braithwaite12
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Reviewed 13 May 2018

Historic and well located. This is the ancient toll bridge over the river Monnow and has had many uses in the past.

Thank HarryJH
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Reviewed 9 May 2018

This is the oldest medieval bridge in Britian and appears not to have been added to or altered. Great photo opp.

Thank UBC65
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Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

Interesting historic medieval fortified river bridge which is the only one left in Britain. Picturesque structure takes a nice photo with river beneath.

Thank alan2303
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Reviewed 1 May 2018

I went there for hiking and stayed 2 nights. I love Monmouth! its nothing much there really. its good to go there for hiking! Interesting to visit if you're nearby!!

Thank Rac'Zara S
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Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

A lovely trip to see the monnow bridge, plenty of parking facilities, public toilets. The bridge is at the end of the high street, a lovely place to seat and watch with pubs/restaurants/cafes in range. Due to the age of the bridge it is now...More

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Reviewed 15 April 2018

It's a little bit of history and its right next to the Gate House ub, so go take your photo then pop in there for a pint!

Thank smee4u
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Reviewed 15 April 2018

A fascinating and very interesting building which must have seen many changes to the town over its history. It has been used for several things including as a home and a gaol.

Thank OughtiJohn
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