Lugard's footbridge, Kaduna.

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Lugard's footbridge Description

About Lugard's footbridge

Lugard's footbridge was built in 1904 by Lord Lugard.

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 of Lugard's footbridge

This is a very safe location.

What To Bring

  • Camera with a change of batteries.
  • Hiking gear.

Things to do while at Lugard's footbridge

  • 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 that 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, and Historians are common faces here.

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


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