A Day Out: 14 Bridges Along The Singapore River With History That’s Almost Lost

26 September 2019

A walk down memory lane

This 3km long trek starts just outside Great World City shopping centre along Kim Seng Promenade, and follows the meanders of the Singapore River.

Chances are, you’ve crossed more than a few of these bridges before, but locals, expats and tourists alike rarely stop to think about each bridge’s history.

Each bridge along what was regarded as “Singapore’s backbone” has a rich story – all of which when pieced together, will tell a tale of Singapore’s past.

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Pro tip: If you’re making this trek in the day, sunscreen and a bottle of water will go a long way!

By Joshua Tan / Updated September 2019 

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