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Suicide bridge

This old bridge used to be known as suicide bridge, because so many people jumped off it during the... read more

Reviewed 26 September 2018
califcasl
via mobile
Nice and attractive bridge with a sordid history, that is ongoing

This is an old bridge that has become famous for people jumping to their peril. They upped the... read more

Reviewed 12 May 2018
deathblosom
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532 W Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91105
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Due to the amount of suicides on this bridge dating back to Great Depression, the city decided to put chain link fencing down both sides of the bridge to deter jumpers. It’s supposedly temporary but not only is it ugly, it’s a sad reminder of...More

Thank tmboc
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Alas, for years this was a place to take visitors for a stroll and the good views. The bridge itself had its own history, charm and nostalgia. Returning there today brought back some memories of those things but the recent security measures have diminished the...More

Thank Drumraine
Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

This old bridge used to be known as suicide bridge, because so many people jumped off it during the Great Depression of the 1930's. Now it's just a pretty bridge.

Thank califcasl
Reviewed 26 September 2018

good looking bridge, that is for sure, driving on it not so much, but glad they keep it around, although the view from the bridge is nice

Thank Douglas William M
Reviewed 18 June 2018

The Colorado Street Bridge USED to be an iconic Pasadena landmark. It used to be a nice place to take a stroll with friends and family to enjoy the views of the Arroyo Seco. The bench areas are now totally blocked off by chain-link fences,...More

Thank ScottWhitfield
Reviewed 26 May 2018

OK, I know this bridge is "historic" but from both direction passage on a motorcycle, I found it to be just OK. I guess it could have been a 1 or 2, but 3 = average was all the excitement I could raise. Next.

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Reviewed 12 May 2018

This is an old bridge that has become famous for people jumping to their peril. They upped the security so that it is more difficult to do so, but people are still jumping, according to a neighborhood person I talked to recently. There is a...More

Thank deathblosom
Reviewed 1 May 2018

I guess this is an iconic landmark.....but really. Only come and see this if you are close by. It is a beautiful bridge but how many beautiful bridges must one see?

Thank jroberto
Reviewed 16 April 2018

We were leaving an event and crossed the bridge at night, stunning lights line the drive. Wow, it visually something from another era!

Thank HeatherColoradogirl
Reviewed 15 February 2018

People there call it 'suicide' bridge. I am told that is why it has such a high fence along walk path.

Thank Salvatore F
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