For the first time in the city’s history all 13 of Hull’s bridges raised, swung or closed simultaneously splitting the city in two at 20:17 hours on the autumnal equinox 2017.

LATEST NEWS 2018: We are delighted to introduce our new Open Bridges project, ‘Open Bridges: A River Full Of Stories’, gathering stories to preserve the heritage of the River Hull, its bridges and the people and vessels which have used it over the years.

Do you have memories about life on and around the River Hull over the years? 

If you would like to talk to us about sharing your memories you can contact us. Click here to get in touch

A River Full Of Stories

Before we begin, the River Hull flows out into the Humber Estuary, but where does it start? Find out about our trip to the origins of the river –  Click here

Open Bridges is an independent Hull/East Yorkshire based project.

Open Bridges anniversary event 22nd September 2018 – details to be announced