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The Angus L. MacDonald Bridge (MacDonald Bridge for short) is a classic suspension bridge opened in... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
Victoria, Canada
Its a bridge

Went over this bridge driving into Halifax from Amherst. Very easy to navigate, only confusion was... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2018
South River, New Jersey
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Reviewed today

It is a fairly impressive structure, that had traffic flowing well and only cost a buck. Some nice views from it, if you are a passenger.

Thank Richy_Bobby
Reviewed yesterday

It's a BIG bridge... interesting history. It didn't help when the tour guide mentioned that an indigenous chief placed a curse on the bridge and that he crossed himself every time he went over it... our son didn't appreciate that and we had an anxious...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Moderatley attractive with average views. Not especially good for walking. I would probably skip this feature.

Thank gstrange8
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The big bridge that is on the horizon, providing an important link between parts of the region. Important transportation. Dull design.

Thank Thomas V
Reviewed 9 July 2018

The Angus L. MacDonald Bridge (MacDonald Bridge for short) is a classic suspension bridge opened in 1953. It was named after Nova Scotia’s former Premier of the same name because he played a key and leading role in helping to establish the bridge, which serves...More

Thank PookyCake
Reviewed 6 July 2018

Went over this bridge driving into Halifax from Amherst. Very easy to navigate, only confusion was at the toll booth I handed the attendant a $5 bill, he handed back change (which I didn't count) but when I went to drive off the gate didn't...More

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Reviewed 27 June 2018

Its just a bridge and nothing special. I don't really like the idea of needed to pay to use it but then I don't agree with tolls of any kind because we already pay enough taxes.

Thank Joshua E
Reviewed 23 June 2018

This eyesore is a nessesary evil, to connect halifax to dartmouth - hiwever it's SO ugly and traffic can get pretty horrid in the winter. Glad it's being fixed up.

Thank Randee P
Reviewed 22 May 2018

Get a nice view of Halifax and Dartmouth you cannot see while driving. Well worth the walk across on a nice day.

Thank Spuddler
Reviewed 3 April 2018

This bridge. built by me and a "few" others ( I was a waterway to the riveters) is always worth the walk...1.6 km or one mile across and high above the waters of Halifax Harbour. The views out of the harbour, the busy boats flashing...More

Thank Canuck2017
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