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Heart of the city

Old bridge which connects the Shreveport and Bossier river fronts. Underneath, it shades the... read more

Reviewed 25 July 2018
David T
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Shreveport, Louisiana, United States
No longer Neon

The bridge is no longer lit with Neon. There are walking paths on the side so you can walk between... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2017
RustonTraveller
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Bossier City, Louisiana
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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.
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Reviewed 3 August 2018

This bridge is an iconic bridge in North Louisiana that connects Shreveport and Bossier City together. The bridge is amazing when it comes to photos. You a literally under the bridge if you visit the Louisiana Board Walk which is located in Bossier City, Louisiana....More

1  Thank Travel-BWP
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

This place is so run down, they should be sued for false advertising! Neon lights? Maybe 20 years ago! I was humiliated and embarrassed after taking business friends, thinking it was going to be cool! NOT!!!!

Thank Melinda H
Reviewed 25 July 2018

Old bridge which connects the Shreveport and Bossier river fronts. Underneath, it shades the Shreveport Red River District and the Bossier Boardwalk, respectively.

Thank David T
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Should have read the reviews first. Was passing through and thought this would be a quick, easy sight to see. The view was okay, the river high and muddy due to recent rains. This can be nice route to take if you're going somewhere, but...More

Thank NeverUnpacked
Reviewed 21 February 2018

I would not call this a site to see but it does have a great view at night.., if ur here go over it and enjoy the view

Thank GARY C
Reviewed 5 January 2018

CHECK IT OUT its a bridge in louisiana. There is HISTORY to it, there is world class workmanship to build it--- which i admire and respect! I know louisiana people(and others from elsewhere in this USA) put their best blood sweat and tears to build...More

2  Thank TripMember11272017
Reviewed 2 October 2017

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 October 2017

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 26 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
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