City to Sea Bridge, Wellington
(4/5 based on 120+ reviews on the web)
The City to Sea Bridge is a pedestrian bridge and public artwork located in Wellington City, New Zealand. Opened in 1994, the wedge-shaped bridge crosses arterial road Jervois Quay, connecting the public spaces of Civic Square to the Wellington waterfront precinct at the Lagoon. Around the square are the Michael Fowler Centre, Wellington Town Hall, Wellington City Art Gallery and Wellington Central Library.The bridge is adorned with non-traditional wooden sculptures carved by prominent Māori artist Paratene Matchitt, some of which form the sides of the bridge. The bridge has become a tourist attraction in its own right.
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  • This is such a great design that manages to link history with the present and somehow look towards the future. The bridge you gives a little elevation for photos as you wander along the waterfront. Fr...  more »
  • This is a nice Bridge taking you to the Wellington Boat Club and some nice cafes. I think a lot of people just think it's a stupid Bridge but it's actually nice with some nice wooden carvings. Whoever...  more »
  • Built and located as a bridge, connects the city and the waterfront or the sea, or in other words a separation features between the city and the sea, this bridge is renowned of its beautiful and meani...  more »