George Washington Bridge Tours

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Transporting more than 100 million vehicles annually, the George Washington Bridge over the Hudson River connects northeastern New Jersey to Manhattan. With its steel beams and cables, the double-decker suspension bridge is one of the most recognizable in the world. Informally known as “GW” or “The George,” the bridge also allows for pedestrians and bikers to cross, allowing for sweeping views of the New York City skyline. Its lower level (affectionately referred to as “The Martha,” after Washington’s wife) was added after initial construction to allow for greater capacity.

Considered a marvel of modern engineering, the bridge has been recognized as a National Historic Civil Engineering Landmark. At the time it was built it was twice as long as any existing suspension bridge, and remains a favorite New York City landmark. It is the busiest motor vehicle bridge in the world, and os home to the world’s largest free-flying American flag.


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The George Washington Bridge crosses the Hudson River, joining the Palisades Park of Fort Lee, NJ to Manhattan’s Washington Heights neighborhood. The $15 per car toll is only collected on the way to New York (not to New Jersey.) 
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Address: New York City, New York, USA, USA
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Hours: Open 24/7
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Admission: Tolls vary depending on vehicle and payment type
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