The Bow Bridge

The Bow Bridge in Central Park

Bow Bridge
Central Park's most Romantic Place

The Bow is the most iconic and a top romantic destination for visitor and locals alike. It is considered the oldest bridge in New York, completed in 1862, it connects the Ramble and Cherry Hill, and has a length of Approx. of 60 feet. Bow Bridge gets its name from its graceful arc shape as the archer's bow without its arrow.

Bow Bridge by Official Central Park Tours
Bow Bridge

It was designed by Calvert Vaux and Jacob Wrey Mould with Classical Greek refinement, incorporating elements of Gothic, Neo-Classical, and Renaissance design.

Bow Bridge - Official Central Park Tours
The Bow Bridge -

Gothic, Neo Classical, and Renaissance design.

The Bow Bridge is just off of the 72th Street Transverse Mid-Park, overcrossing The Lake.

Movies Filmed:
Maid of Honor, Spiderman 3 - The Breakup, Autumn in New York, Friends with Benefits.

How to Get There:
Visit the Bow Bridge in a highly recommended round-trip pedicab tour experience, our tours runs on demand - Check Avail, Reservation Required!

Herbert Mc.
Tour Guide and Pedicab / Rickshaw rider at Central Park Pedicabs Co. #CentralParkPedicabs

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