The Magnificent Architecture of Colorado Street Bridge

Colorado Street Bridge and clouds of marine layer

Pasadena, California, USA
Latitude: 34.1456, Longtitude: -118.1619
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A historic arch bridge created from concrete, Colorado Street Bridge is a beautiful scenic spot in Pasadena, California, especially among architects. Designed and built by Waddell & Harrington Company in the year 1913, this architectural marvel spans the Arroyo Seco in Pasadena.

The drive across this structure is less hectic than on freeway 134 which runs parallel to Colorado Boulevard, which once used to be known as the Colorado Street, hence the name. The bridge connects Pasadena with Eagle Rock neighborhood.

The Colorado Street Bridge Pasadena
The Nice Curve and Retro Style Lights of the Colorado Street Bridge

Colorado Street Bridge isĀ  a National Historic Civil Engineering Landmark owing to its unique Beaux Arts arches, light standards, and railings. The experience of driving on this bridge in the night when the old school street lamps light your way is simply out of this world. One can capture the scenic beauty of the bridge as the views give a perfect backdrop for the pictures.

You can see the exotic San Gabriel Mountains the beautiful water below. The mountains look amazing with the sun’s light basking on them, making this beautiful historical bridge worth visiting. Rosebowl stadium is to the north of the bridge. Access to the bottom of the bridge is via Linda Vista avenue and then Holly street.

Scenic Beauty of the Bridge
Exotic View of the Colorado Street Bridge
Close View of the Arched Bridge
The Magnificent Arches of the Bridge
Arches of the Colorado Street Bridge
Trees Growing Near the Bridge
Amazing View of the Bridge in Pasadena
Bridge Touching the Blue Sky
Renowned Colorado Street Bridge, California
The Historic Landmark in California
Beautiful View of the Bridge and Surroundings
View Seen Between the Arches
Picture of the Curving Bridge
The Curve of the Bridge
Building Seen Behind the Bridge
Colorado Street Bridge with a Building in Background
Colorado Street Bridge besides the Arroyo Seco Bridge
Colorado Street Bridge besides the Arroyo Seco Bridge
Bridge Lit with Beautiful Lights
Old Style Street Lights atop the Bridge
Engineering Details of the Bridge
Historic Arch Bridge at Colorado Street

  03.01.2018 by FPImages

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