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Coolest bridge in Wheeling!!

This bridge is by far the most interesting to travel over. When you first enter you are struck by... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Virginia B
Original suspension bridge overlooking the Ohio River

This bridge is a classic. You can walk or drive on this bridge which overlooks the Ohio River... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
jimployola
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Chicago, Illinois
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Rt 40, Wheeling, WV
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This bridge is by far the most interesting to travel over. When you first enter you are struck by the feeling of oh my God how narrow it seems,then it strikes you there is a wonderful view. But for the best experience park your car...More

Thank Virginia B
Reviewed 1 week ago

This bridge is a classic. You can walk or drive on this bridge which overlooks the Ohio River. There are mountains in the back round and you can watch the barges pass by. If you drive, they do have a stop light as they only...More

Thank jimployola
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This bridge is a landmark in Wheeling. It is worth a photo opportunity. Can get a nice picture of the bridge from I 70. Coming into Wheeling from Ohio the bridge will be on your right.

Thank SharonB231
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Unsure why this hasn't been torn down yet, scary to drive across. Antique quality is unique but rattles and creaks to drive across, and limited number of cars allowed at a time is a red flag

Thank reviewerforhire
Reviewed 9 November 2017

If you can snap a couple of pictures while going across the bridge it is a good view up and down the river.

Thank Toddamy
Reviewed 1 November 2017

I really enjoyed driving over this bridge, the “back” way into casino. A real throwback into the day. Too bad the exhibit center is in disrepair.

Thank grumpy_east_sandwich
Reviewed 17 October 2017

We chose to drive over the Suspension Bridge on our way out of town. While the bridge itself is very beautiful, the location is a little bit of a let down. The surrounding area on each side of the bridge is rather run down, and...More

Thank GianinaL
Reviewed 12 October 2017

It is worth the ride just to drive on this unusual bridge in the heart of wheeling. It is right off the main street in downtown. It is also nice to look at from a distance.

Thank chruss
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

If you love history and old bridges, this is for you. It was built in the 1800's and still remains open to traffic. You can also walk across it, but beware, it does sway depending on the wind and cars traveling across it!

Thank Mcsusank
Reviewed 30 September 2017

Suspension Bridge is an attraction that we often observe as we drive near/through Wheeling. Wheeling Suspension Bridge was the largest suspension bridge in the world from 1849 until 1851. WheelingSuspension Bridge became the first bridge to span a major river west of the Appalachian mountains....More

Thank SavantIII_11
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