Lonely Planet Writer

Golden Gate Bridge to close for the weekend

The Golden Gate Bridge.
The Golden Gate Bridge. Image by Jeffrey Keeton / CC BY 2.0

San Francisco’s iconic Golden Gate Bridge is closing this weekend for repair work. The bridge will be shut from just after midnight today, Friday, until Monday morning, the longest closure in its history. The pedestrian walkways will remain open though, giving visitors the chance to experience the famous sight traffic-free. Read more: latimes.com