Cross These 11 Bridges In Philadelphia Just Because They’re So Awesome

Philadelphia is surrounded by rivers and canals, from Manayunk to the mighty Delaware to the scenic Schuylkill. There are so many historic and impressive bridges that cross these waterways, and Philadelphians pass by these bridges every day. Next time you happen to be on or nearby one of these bridges in Philadelphia, take a few minutes to appreciate their architecture and history.

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You’ll catch impressive views of the skyline or neighborhood from any of the above spots. After all, these bridges are all Philadelphia landmarks, much like these 12 Iconic Places Every True Philadelphian Will Instantly Recognize.

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