The Chain Bridge over Danube is the capital first bridge, a historical monument, has attracted many tourist to Budapest. Count Istvan Szechenyi commissioned William Tierney Clark to design the bridge and engineer Adam Clark to build it. Construction lasted from 1839-1849. The bridge did not escape the destruction of the Second World War, and it was rebuilt in 1949, on its 100th anniversary. By Adrian Catalin Lazar.