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Johnson Street bridge was built 1920's & is historic landmark in downtown Victoria BC
Johnson Street, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
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Reviewed 1 July 2018

I never knew where the Johnson St. bridge was before, even though i have visited lots of times.. we were there on the Sat. they were celebrating the old blue bridge closing and the new one opening next day .. it was a lovely &...More

Thank S_Leach
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

We took a nice walk over the bridge after having dinner. You can see the sea planes lined up for landing. It was a nice and pleasant walk.

Thank LiketoeatCincinnati
Reviewed 30 April 2018

After years of delays and cost over-runs, the new bridge is in operation. Got to watch it open! It is a one-span, similar to the old one, which is being dismantled. Some of the machinery is exposed, and you can view some of the gear...More

Thank Chris D
Reviewed 28 April 2018

At night, this bridge is lit up all in beautiful blue lights and you can watch it go up and down to let tall boats through.

Thank converge77
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

Almost completed the new Johnston street bridge, appears to still be completing trial after trial after trial, street party/ grand opening/ March 31, noon to 5 pm. Sadly the older bridge is looking very forlorn and will be missed as an iconic historical piece of...More

Thank Coreen S
Reviewed 20 January 2018

I was looking forward to seeing this bridge that spans a body of water I can skip a stone across. But it just keeps going up and up in price I mean. When will it be done,last time I looked at the website it was...More

Thank Vince H
Reviewed 19 September 2017

As soon as we arrived in Victoria from Seattle on the Clipper we could not help seeing the Johnson Bridge. As soon as we settled in, we walked to the bridge and we were told that it still opens but we were not lucky enough...More

Thank michaelbN5695YM
Reviewed 10 August 2017

We travelled over this structure for the last time at the end of June. Looks like the rusty "Blue Bridge" will be with us for a few more years!

Thank sashakeena
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Love travelling over this historic structure, just struggle with the cyclists, as they create issues most times, as they enter the main lane of the bridge.

Thank sashakeena
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Oh. It must be coming up on three years. I think it might be done by 2020. Once it is done, I thinking it will be stellar. In fairness though, I gather there have been some 'steel' issues from overseas. The best part of this...More

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