Acrylic Fridge Magnet: depicting War Memorial Bridge, Prescott Park
The War Memorial Bridge is one of the most famous war landmarks in the world; it is also the city's major tourist attraction, with hundreds of visitors from all around the world, every year. Acrylic Fridge Magnet depicts the historical site of War Memorial Bridge, Prescott Park. It is impossible to leave this historical place without a souvenir. The elegance of the Acrylic Fridge magnet beautifully captures the essence of this memorable site and serves as a classy souvenir.
Interesting facts about the War Memorial Bridge, Prescott Park
The Portsmouth Harbor Light is the lighthouse on the mainland of New Hampshire and it is known as the Fort constitution light and fort point light. This lighthouse was constructed in 1877 as a war buttressing. In 2009, a renovation program was planned for the bridge which is still pending due to non-availability of funds. The budget for this project was planned to be $ 30 million. In 2010, the New Hampshire legislature decided to put around $44 million in bonds for the renovation of the bridge, with this funding, the bridge will be replaced without funding from Maine (half-owner of the bridge, the other owner is New Hampshire).
Visiting War Memorial Bridge, Prescott Park
The bridge is open for public nowadays; it was closed due to small reconstruction projects sometime back. The administration has strict policies about vehicles and pedestrians on specific days and at definite times of the day, (you cannot wander around!). The bridge is closed on specific days because some adjustments are still being made to the bridge and surrounding areas, but it is said that the bridge will be open for traffic sometime in October. A detailed guide is available on the web; you can have the list of the days of the week and times of the day when you can visit the bridge.