The Zakim Bridge Is The Most Unique Cable-Stayed Bridge In Massachusetts
By E Jamar|Published May 05, 2020
E Jamar is a published writer based in Milwaukee, WI. Despite being a Midwesterner at heart, you can often find them trekking throughout the states and discovering new hidden gems. When they're not traveling, you can find them discussing disability issues, cuddling their pug puppy, and checking out new local spots.
If you’ve spent any amount of time in Boston, there’s a good chance you’ve been over the Zakim Bridge. This bridge in Beantown is one of the most recognizable bridges in Boston, and the most unique of its style in all of Massachusetts. Also known as the Leonard P. Zakim Bunker Hill Memorial Bridge, this cable-stayed bridge takes Bay Staters through Bunker Hill and onto I-93. This major Massachusetts bridge is a wonderful piece of history in our state, and is absolutely breathtaking. Let’s appreciate the Zakim Bridge together, and learn more about how it came to be the most unique cable-stayed bridge around.