Bow Bridge

The Bow Bridge

The Proposal Bridge - Central Park

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 over-crossing The Lake
The 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 by Central Park Tours
Bow Bridge
OFFICIAL Central Park Pedicab Tours

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 tour experience, choose our 1, 2 or 3 hour Central Park Pedicab Tours.

Herbert Mc.
Tour Guide and Pedicab Rickshaw rider at #officialnycpedicabs

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