Pont Penjant d’Amposta


This bridge connect the two banks of the Ebre river. It was the second suspension bridge in the world, built with the reinforced concrete system. Inspired by the Brooklyn Bridge in New York.

The Pont Penjant is one of the most representative architectural elements of the city. Built in 1915, it was a remarkable improvement in terms of communication between the peoples of the Delta de l’Ebre.
This structure is supported by cables. The bridge is characterized by measuring 24m in height and having a length of 134m, with two stone pillars in the shape of a triumphal arch, which are erected on each side of the river.

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  • Where: Pont Penjant d'Amposta, Avinguda Alcalde Palau, Amposta, España
  • Timetable: Open during all year
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