There was a time, in bygone days, when the Victoria Bridge was considered the eighth wonder of the world. While its connection with the city is different today, it still continues to fascinate. Why was it such a wonder for people at the time?

Discover the Victoria Bridge by visiting this virtual exhibition, covering topics from its construction to the significance of its role in urban development.

The Victoria bridge - The eighth wonder of the modern world
The Victoria bridge - The eighth wonder of the modern world
The Victoria bridge - The eighth wonder of the modern world
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You may also download in .pdf format the content of the exhibition as well as the 1992 catalogue for the McCord Museum's exhibition on the Victoria Bridge.

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