Facts About the Beloved Brooklyn Bridge

Luckily for you, Bridges is an open book and we did some digging. We gathered our favorite facts about the Brooklyn Bridge and wanted to share them with you today.

The Brooklyn Bridge was a bridge of many firsts

It wasn’t called the Brooklyn Bridge

At least 25 people died building the bridge

The family responsible for the bridge was ill-fated

Then, a woman saved the day

Before the Brooklyn Bridge opened to the public, a rooster was involved

Opening Day was cause for (massive) celebration

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