"Magere Brug - the "skinny bridge"" Magere Brug - Skinny Bridge Tip by Airpunk

Magere Brug - Skinny Bridge, Amsterdam: 24 reviews and 42 photos

  Amsterdam - Magere Brug
by Airpunk

Probably, this is Amsterdam's most famous drawbridge. A legend says that it was built by two sisters who wanted to visit each otherfor morning coffee. It was build in 1672 and replaced several times. The current one is from 1969. Come by when it's dark. Then the Magere Brug is illuminated!

Address: Between Kerkstraat and Nieuwe Kerkstraat
Directions: South along the Amstel river

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated Aug 27, 2005
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