|Location||Reyes Católicos - San Jacinto, Seville (see map)|
Isabel II bridge
of Seville was built in 1847-1852 by the French engineers Bernadet and Steinacher,
to replace the former boat bridge of 1171. It is a fine example of 19th-century iron architecture.
View from San Telmo bridge
On your way from the Torre del Oro you pass the Monumento a la Tolerancia by the contemporary Basque sculptor Eduardo Chillida.
Monumento a la Tolerancia
Having crossed the bridge, you have a nice view on the City Center of Seville on the other side of the Río Guadalquivir
View from the center of Seville
Isabel II bridge is also popularly called Puente Triana
, as you continue on towards the heart of
Here the bridge is based on the remains of the former San Jorge castle, which was the last headquarters of the Inquisición
A few blocks from the Plaza de Toros, the bridge connects the Arenal and Plaza de Armas districts with the Triana quarter.
See the monument on interactive map
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