We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Centre Street Bridge

Calgary, Alberta T2E, Canada
+1 403-268-2489
Call
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Include this bridge in your downtown walks

One of many historic outdoor attractions in Calgary. Include this bridge on your downtown (Bow... read more

Reviewed 4 November 2017
Dan M
,
Calgary, Canada
THE ICONIC BRIDGE

This bridge has been in Calgary all my life. It has stone lions on guard. It is is the gateway to... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2017
Joe C
,
Calgary, Alberta
Read all 20 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good45%
  • Average25%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lower deck” (3 reviews)
“lions” (4 reviews)
“height” (2 reviews)
LOCATION
Calgary, Alberta T2E, Canada
CONTACT
Website
+1 403-268-2489
Write a ReviewReviews (20)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 18 reviews

Reviewed 4 November 2017

One of many historic outdoor attractions in Calgary. Include this bridge on your downtown (Bow) river walk. Has the four lion statues on the 4 corners of the bridge.

Thank Dan M
Reviewed 26 October 2017

This bridge has been in Calgary all my life. It has stone lions on guard. It is is the gateway to downtown Calgary. The only problem is traffic patterns change during rush hours which can confuse our visitors so you must be aware of this.The...More

Thank Joe C
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Now just over a hundred years old, this is Calgary's most beautiful bridge. Not only is it a critical link for traffic going to or leaving downtown (watch for the tricky reverse lanes during rush hour!), it is highly popular with downtown joggers and walkers...More

Thank BenLar137
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

This is a historical bridge and overlooks the river. One can take a slow stroll here to take in the sight as well as walk to the hill which will overlook the downtown.

Thank JustLoveToFly
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Bridge serves it purpose for vehicles and pedestrians alike. What else does one say about a 100 year old bridge.

Thank Luke L
Reviewed 30 March 2017

The hike up the hill is a good cardiac workout. I found I had time to park afew blocks in off Center Street and walked downtown just because I could one sunny day, the hick back took abit more effort.

Thank grassislander
Reviewed 2 March 2017

This bridge is a beauty - Calgary's prettiest for sure. And very handy for anybody trying to get around in the inner city. The lower deck is a 2 lane short cut from Riverfront Avenue to Memorial Drive - just watch your vehicle height, and...More

Thank BenLar137
Reviewed 15 August 2016

The Centre Street bridge in Calgary was over engineered at the time and has recently had renovations to make it ready for another century. The bridge still has iconic lions as decorations.

Thank Marty911
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

I visited down town Calgary and wondered upon this beautiful attraction. If you are in the area, I recommend you stop by and check it out for yourself.

Thank Nick S
Reviewed 30 October 2015

Centre Street Bridge has two levels of traffic. The lower deck is narrow and of limited height with an entrance and exit being confusing both to locals and visitors. Frequently motorists with larger vehicles get stuck. The upper level is normal to traffic and has...More

Thank seetheworld2014
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Banh Mi Thi Thi
102 reviews
.21 km away
Silver Dragon Restaurant
306 reviews
.19 km away
Great Taste Chinese Restaurant
64 reviews
.14 km away
Golden Inn
34 reviews
.14 km away
Nearby Attractions
Prince's Island Park
1,039 reviews
.53 km away
Wonderland Sculpture
337 reviews
.47 km away
The Bow (Skyscraper)
106 reviews
.46 km away
Armengol Statues
54 reviews
.57 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Centre Street Bridge staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit