Moses Bridge Sunken

Your eyes aren’t playing tricks, this real-life “Moses Bridge”, located in the Netherlands, offers visitors a unique way to access a beautiful 17th Century Dutch fort. This clever installation literally parts the waters that surround the fort, and is made from sustainable Accsys Technologies Accoya wood, which is both FSC and PEFC certified. Continue reading for another video, more pictures and additional information.

“A series of moats and fortresses were built over the West Brabant Water Line region of the Netherlands during the 17th century in order to provide protection from invasion by France and Spain. Fort de Roovere was surrounded with a shallow moat that was too deep to march across, and too shallow for boats. In turn the earthen fort had remained protected – until now,” reports Inhabitat.