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Golden Gate Bridge Anniversary

Golden Gate Bridge

Crowds Flock To Celebrate Golden Gate Bridge’s 75th Anniversary

Sunny skies and chilly winds greeted the crowds along San Francisco’s waterfront Sunday during the Golden Gate Bridge’s 75th anniversary celebration.

05/27/2012

Golden Gate Ferry

Golden Gate Ferries To Have Full Service, Extra Boats After 1-Day Union Strike

A Golden Gate Bridge District official says ferry service will be in full swing with extra boats for the bridge’s 75th anniversary celebration despite a one-day labor union strike shut down the system on Saturday.

05/27/2012

A giant bow is wrapped on the new Bridge Pavilion visitor center during the 'Gifts to the Bridge' dedication ceremony at the Golden Gate Bridge on May 25, 2012 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Golden Gate Bridge Anniversary Party Kicks Off With Visitor’s Center Opening

Friday’s festivities unveiling new visitor facilities at the bridge also kicked off a weekend of celebrations marking the crossing’s 75th anniversary.

05/25/2012

Picture dated October 1935 of the Golden Gate Bridge

KCBS Cover Story: Men Who Gave Their Lives Building Golden Gate Bridge

It took more than engineering ingenuity to build the Golden Gate Bridge, which turns 75 this Sunday. It also took brave men willing to risk their lives, hundreds of feet above the Bay, to build one of the modern wonders of the world.

05/25/2012

Golden Gate Bridge

Plans Set, Drivers Brace For Golden Gate Bridge 75th Anniversary

With the 75th anniversary of the Golden Gate Bridge set for Sunday, drivers were being reminded to steer clear of the landmark span that evening, when an all-out fireworks show will cause a one-hour traffic shutdown.

05/24/2012

Photo Credit: Gabriel Bouys/AFP/Getty Images

Golden Gate Bridge E-Book Highlights 75-Year History Of Landmark Span

SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) – The upcoming 75th anniversary of the Golden Gate Bridge has spawned an e-book that show’s off a rich, and surprisingly unknown, history of a very familiar landmark. Oral histories from bridge […]

05/23/2012

Golden Gate Bridge

Fireworks, Festival To Mark 75th Anniversary Of Golden Gate Bridge

Special events are planned over the coming week to mark the 75th Anniversary of the Golden Gate Bridge, with the main event planned for Sunday the 27th. The opening ceremony for the bridge took place on May 27th 1937.

05/21/2012

Golden Gate Bridge

Golden Gate Bridge 75th Anniversary Celebration Nears

Tens of thousands of people are expected to flock to San Francisco on May 27th to celebrate the 75th anniversary of the Golden Gate Bridge. But this time, festivities won’t take place on the landmark structure.

05/16/2012

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