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Ambassador Bridge

3500 Toledo St, Detroit, MI 48216-1079
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Nice view entering Canada

We took the bridge home as the tunnel was closed for work in the evening. This is how we normally... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
MadDogTraveler
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Valparaiso, Indiana
The sight around the bridge is great

The bridge itself needs lots of repairs but I do love the views from it. It takes me where I need... read more

Reviewed 5 March 2018
Picture_Perch
,
Windsor, Canada
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At the time this bridge was built in 1929 it was the longest suspension bridge in the world.
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3500 Toledo St, Detroit, MI 48216-1079
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took the bridge home as the tunnel was closed for work in the evening. This is how we normally go thru Canada when going or coming thru Detroit. It is better than the Skyway bridge in Chicago.

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Reviewed 5 March 2018

The bridge itself needs lots of repairs but I do love the views from it. It takes me where I need to go and I find it quite fast. Customs does not seem to take too long to get across either direction at the boarder....More

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Reviewed 28 February 2018

I hate using the bridge if I can avoid it, but went I went over the tunnel was close for repairs and I had tickets to a football game at Ford Field. I found that the staff and CBP are much nice and polite at...More

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Reviewed 20 February 2018

A monument upon completion,having the proud distinction of being the worlds longest suspension bridge,the Ambassador Bridge has faithfully served the Detroit/Windsor region as a conduit of commerce for 88 years!! Riders will be treated to an ATOUNDING aerial view of the Detroit River,the Windsor waterfront,residential...More

Thank Anthony T
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Reviewed 9 January 2018

It's just another bridge. There are lots of bigger, taller, cooler bridges around, so don't get all excited about this one. And it takes you to Canada and the great hassle of customs.

Thank Bill T
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Reviewed 24 October 2017

it is always a bottle neck. this time it was worse because the tunnel is closed for a week. They misplace the cones sometimes and the lines are not clear. they need to repaint. 5. dollars now to cross. maybe that will change too.

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Reviewed 13 October 2017

The ambassador Bridge is the only Bridge to cross at Detroit. Has large amounts of trucks and can get lined up for a long time. Be prepared for wait times during the day and early evenings. A good option is the tunnel downtown for cars,...More

Thank Gridiron66
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Reviewed 20 September 2017

I guess "old whatz his name" is more interested in keeping his money rather than modernizing the bridge. There is constant trivial construction projects, mostly patching the patches, which shuts down a lane either in one or in both directions, causing considerable delays. Plus this...More

Thank tiggerthehun
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Reviewed 15 September 2017

While sitting in the park we watched the cars go across the bridge from Canada to the US. There are also a few people that fish under the bridge. We did not use the bridge to cross over into the states because we were using...More

Thank Charmain D
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Reviewed 8 September 2017

I hate taking the bridge. First off it's more expensive than the tunnel and it's also in really bad shape. I guess there is none of that billionaire money left over to fix things that don't work... anyway, the staff and CBP there are very...More

Thank James A
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mistermcoolit
19 June 2017|
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Response from Joshua B | Reviewed this property |
The best place will be any of the public parking along the Canadian/ Windsor side of the river along Riverside drive. There are plenty parking spaces and most of them are free.
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Contrary to guidelines for posting on TripAdvisor. However, Five Eight Six Eight One Nine Zero Four Six Seven
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