Lugard's footbridge

General Hassan Usman Katsina Park

History of Lugard's footbridge

Lugard's footbridge was built in 1904.

Built by Lord Lugard in 1904.

Located in the city of Kaduna, this is a tourist site for the populace and also a testament to the superior architectural prowess of the colonial era.

Security/Safety

This is a very safe location.

What To Bring

Before heading to Lugard's footbridge, here are some helpful things to take along with you:

  • Camera with a change of batteries.
  • Hiking gear.
  • Things to do while at Lugard's footbridge

    Before heading to Lugard's footbridge, here are some helpful things to take along with you:

  • Take landscape shots.
  • Learn about the history of the bridge.
  • Best Features

    The Foot Bridge is an example of colonial engineering and construction before the advent of motorable roads and railway lines in Nigeria and a masterpiece which still maintains a solid shape, considering its age and exposure to harsh weather even though occasional maintenance is carried out.

    Most common visitors

    Curators, Tourists, Historians are common faces here.

  • Make sure you get a picture of the bridge- Tony, a photographer.
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