Golden Gate Bridge height is 227.4 m (746.06 ft).
- Meters – 227.4 m;
- Feet – 746.063 ft;
- Inches – 8952.756 in;
- Kilometers – 0.2274 km;
- Miles – 0.1412998 mi;
Golden Gate Bridge length is 2737.4 m (8980.97 ft).
- Meters – 2737.4 m;
- Feet – 8980.971 ft;
- Inches – 107771.7 in;
- Kilometers – 2.7374 km;
- Miles – 1.700942 mi;
About Golden Gate Bridge
The Golden Gate Bridge is a long suspension bridge in the United States of America. Also, the bridge combines many designs characteristics. Furthermore, it combines truss causeways, with suspension, truss arch, and art deco.
The bridge was designed by American architect Irving F. Morrow, who lived from 1884 – 1954. Also, construction of the Golden Gate Bridge began on January 5, 1933, and construction ended on April 19, 1937. The bridge was then opened to the general public on May 27, 1937. About one hundred and ten thousand, motorist use the bridge daily.
Location & Tourism
The Golden Gate Bridge is located in San Francisco, California and Marin County, California, U.S. Its coordinates are 37°49′11″N 122°28′43″W.
The Golden Gate Bridge is one of the most popular bridges on earth. Many people around the world flock to the Golden Gate strait to have a glimpse of the bridge. In fact, on June 18, 1987, it was designated as a California Historical Landmark. Also, on May 21, 1999, it was also included as a San Francisco Designated Landmark. The bride is also a toll bridge – tickets prices to cross the bridge, ranges from US$5 – US$7. The bridge has been cited as being the possibly the most beautiful bridge in the world.
Firstly, the Golden Gate Bridge has 6 lanes. Secondly, the width of the Golden Gate bridge is 90 ft (27.4 m). Thirdly, the golden gate bridge is the most photographed bridge on earth. Fourthly, the color of the golden gate bridge is international orange also known as orange vermilion. Also, it has the second-highest suicide rate on earth. Finally, it was closed on December 1, 1951, December 23, 1982, and December 3, 1983, because of high wind gusts.