Check out our list of the world’s coolest bridges. These structures might not all be the tallest or longest, but they are definitely amazing pieces of work! Check it out!
Magdeburg Water Bridge
The Magdeburg Water Bridge in Germany is the world’s longest navigable aqueduct in the world (918 metres). The water overpass connects the Elbe-Havel Canal to the Mittelandkanal, crossing over the Elbe River.
Royal Gorge Bridge
The Royal Gorge Bridge is a suspension bridge in Colorado, which held the title of the world’s highest bridge from 1929-2001. Today, it is part of a tourist attraction, with an amusement park located at both ends of the bridge.
Gateshead Millennium Bridge
The Gateshead Millennium Bridge in England, which weighs more than 800 tonnes, sits on 19,000 tonnes of concrete. The iconic bridge is the world’s first and only tilting bridge.
The Moses Bridge in the Netherlands is made entirely of waterproofed wood, allows pedestrians to walk down into and under the water line. It is known as an ‘invisible’ bridge, since it sits at water level.
The Millau Viaduct is a 909 ft. high cable-stayed bridge located in the south of France. Construction of the super-tall bridge took just over 3 years with a € 394,000,000 price tag.
Sydney Harbour Bridge
The Sydney Harbour Bridge, affectionately nicknamed “The Coathanger” is a steel through arch bridge in Sydney, Australia. The bridge was the world’s widest long-span bridge (at 160 ft. wide) until 2012.
- Ponte Vecchio
The Ponte Vecchio in Florence, Italy, is a bridge dating back to Medieval times. It is a stone closed-spandrel segmental arch bridge with 3 segmental arches.