Golden Gate Bridge to celebrate 75 years this summer

May 27, 2011 10:37:11 AM PDT
Celebrations marking the 75th anniversary of the opening of the Golden Gate Bridge will kick off this summer.

Officials that oversee the bridge and the national parks that surround it announced plans this morning for festivities that will culminate on Memorial Day weekend next year.

The bridge opened in 1937. Today is actually the bridge's 74th anniversary.