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Pont Jacques-Cartier

Rio Sao lourenco, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
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With the completion of the luminous interactive work Living Connections, the Jacques Cartier Bridge becomes the world’s first networked bridge. It lights up and comes to life every night thanks to intelligent programming that adapts to the seasons and the city’s energy.
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  • Very good42%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“old bridge” (2 reviews)
“la ronde” (3 reviews)
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Rio Sao lourenco, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
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Reviewed September 16, 2017

Worth seeing, and with great views as you travel over it. But the driver better not take his/her eyes off the road, as the traffic is fast and furious. Try leaving the car, and WALKING over it, and spending time on St. Helen's Island, halfway...More

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Reviewed July 21, 2017 via mobile

Nice bridge, which now limonages based on the city's mood! Kind of cool I think. The bridge is also a heat spot to watch the International Fireworks festival which occurs every summer at La Ronde Amusement Park.

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Reviewed June 30, 2017

Not only for it's structure, but the lighting installed is absolutely fabulous. Who could imagine lights continuously changing to adjust with structure and colours to highlite the shapes you never appreciated so much before...a whole bridge lights up, a technology takes over and the bridge...More

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Reviewed June 21, 2017

A bridge is a bridge ! However, with the 375 th of Montreal, the bridge is bright at night because of the various colors put on it. You can either drive, cycle or watch being, say, 1km away.

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Reviewed June 17, 2017

Get great views of Montreal from the bridge. We took Bixi bicycles (yes, ended up costing a lot) to the island before riding over the bridge. Well worth it for the views. Lighting would dictate early mornings nearer the summer solstice for best lighting on...More

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Reviewed May 25, 2017

NO, this is not the bridge that Jacques Cartier took to discover Montreal, it is named after the one who discovers Quebec. Maisonneuve is the founder of Montreal. The bridge has many lights now and it is seen at night. Many renovation have to take...More

Thank 442joseph
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Reviewed May 25, 2017

if you are in Mtl, do not miss to see the bridge at night because it is quite impressive the illumination. the colours change depending on the current trends at social media, stuff happening in the region and world news. the illumination is symmetrical and...More

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Reviewed April 26, 2017

Montrealers celebrate the 375th anniversary of the city! In addition to the SPECIAL CRUISE - MONTREAL’S 375TH ANNIVERSARY Montreal (May 2017) and the annual FireWorks Period: July 1 to August 5, 2017 This year 2017 will be The year to come to Montréal. On May...More

Thank Danielle l
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Reviewed April 19, 2017

On bike or by walk, this will be a definite place you want to visit, even as a local. Good view points of old Montreal, and parc Jean Drapeau

Thank David H
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Reviewed March 6, 2017

Great view of the bridge on the corner of Sainte-Catherine East and De Lorimier near Papineau Metro. The bridge will be lit at night by Moment Factory starting in May 2017. Walk down to Notre-Dame St to watch the fireworks in the summer. You can...More

Thank Victor D
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