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Marquam Bridge

Interstate 5, Portland, OR 97201
+1 503-222-2223
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Yes it is a bridge

A freeway bridge spanning the Willamette river. Was the first freeway crossing of the Willamette... read more

Reviewed 7 May 2017
jishenker
,
Columbia, Missouri
via mobile
looks more like tentacles of a gigatnic slot car track for Titans than a Bridge

I have never like the loom of this so called bridge. It looks like a gigantic slot car track... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2017
RSNN
,
Portland, Oregon
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11 Apr 2017
“looks more like tentacles of a gigatnic slot car track for Titans than a Bridge”
27 Dec 2016
“got some good pictures”
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Interstate 5, Portland, OR 97201
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+1 503-222-2223
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Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

A freeway bridge spanning the Willamette river. Was the first freeway crossing of the Willamette many years ago (the Freemont became the second). Not particularly stunning to view though. Surprised it's listed on TripAdvisor.

Thank jishenker
Reviewed 12 April 2017

I have never like the loom of this so called bridge. It looks like a gigantic slot car track snaking over the Willamette River and weaving its tentacles to snarl traffic. It was opened in 1966 with the upper deck sending traffic northward. While the...More

Thank RSNN
Reviewed 28 December 2016

we got some good pictures of this bridge both from a distance and up close. it is pretty scenic with the city background behind it.

Thank robnkim
Reviewed 13 May 2015

Usually I’m too busy watching the I-5 traffic rather than do any sightseeing off the Marquam Bridge, but recently during a submarine veteran’s reunion in Portland I was able to see from the this brudge my old submarine USS Blueback displayed below at OMSI.

Thank MitchPhyllis65
Reviewed 12 August 2012

For most people this is a way to cross the Willamette River on I-5, possibly hooking up with I-405. It was also intended to connect with the never built Mount Hood freeway which would have provided access to I-205 not Mount Hood. If someone else...More

Thank jamesccasterline
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