"Ponts tournants." Top 5 Page for this destination Le Pont Tournant Tip by JLBG

Le Pont Tournant, Strasbourg: 2 reviews and 5 photos

  Ponts tournants.
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  • Ponts tournants. - Strasbourg
      Ponts tournants.
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  • Ponts tournants. - Strasbourg
      Ponts tournants.
    by JLBG
  • Ponts tournants. - Strasbourg
      Ponts tournants.
    by JLBG
 

The Ponts tournants (Turning bridges) are actually locks that monitor the flow of the Ill river in front of the Petite France. It is possible to walk from one lock to the next quay and to the following lock. The locks open (turn) to allow the passage of boats, which gave them their name.

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  • Written Dec 20, 2006
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