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This historical and famous bridge played a file in the movie A Bridge Too Far (directed by Richard... read more

Reviewed 25 May 2018
OceanShark
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Beautiful views

Walk over the bridge late in the evening and enjoy the view of Nijmegen. Think of the fallen of WW2.

Reviewed 3 November 2017
ClogsinFrance
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Caen, France
via mobile
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Always a special feeling to come home via the Waalbrug and I know that all people living in Nijmegen or born and raised like me, totally agree with that statement ;-)

Thank daloup
Reviewed 1 week ago

I really love this bridge - a real sense of history. It's beautiful especially at night. Great views of the Waal too when you walk across.

Thank Jennifer P
Reviewed 28 September 2018

If WW2 buff simple as you have to go !!!!.Bunkers on south side(check for opening times) Blocks used to stop vehicles getting on Bridge (WW2) on North side.

Thank IanR2519
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

A beautiful bridge with a lot of history. It will be painted next year, so take your pictures now! There will be only one lane of traffic, so it will be a challenge to drive over this bridge. The best view is from the waal...More

Thank Appeltje2015
Reviewed 11 June 2018

It's not the most amazing of bridges, but it has major historical importance. It's NOT the main bridge in A Bridge Too Far (that one is in Arnhem), but it is also relevant due to the Operation Market Garden. Nice to go here to see...More

Thank Vladimir1998
Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

This historical and famous bridge played a file in the movie A Bridge Too Far (directed by Richard Attenborough) on May 18 in 1976. You can cross the bridge by car, bike or on foot and is free of charge. Nice to know: The bow...More

2  Thank OceanShark
Reviewed 6 May 2018

It is only a bridge over the Wall river, one of some bridges in this area. The bridge self is not a beautiful one but.... the history behind the bridge is more important.

Thank Solodam J
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

Walk over the bridge late in the evening and enjoy the view of Nijmegen. Think of the fallen of WW2.

1  Thank ClogsinFrance
Reviewed 2 August 2017

Perfect for a bike ride sight seeing, beaches, and meeting local people who is very friendly and proud of their city. we had a great time while assisting at the velocity congress.

Thank AntonioSuarez1
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Not far at all actually! Must see bridge and hotspot location. Walk to the bridge and find the entry to the famous waal beach and beach cafe opoe sientje. During the four days march and 3 months after, this is the place to be for...More

1  Thank nimmacity024
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