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74th Street, West of Bethesda Terrace, Connecting Cherry Hill and The Ramble, New York City, NY
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I think it’s best viewed from a knoll above it to the south. The bridge is painted in a light colour and looks for all the world as if it is made of carved stone. In fact, it was constructed using cast iron, way back...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Jacqui F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited while on a pedicab tour of Central Park. It is a beautiful place famous for proposals of marriage.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank lorryt606
Reviewed 10 August 2019 via mobile

The Bow Bridge offers fantastic views of Central Park it is a great photo opportunity but it will be busy!

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank ldgp14
Reviewed 10 August 2019 via mobile

This incredibly beautiful bridge is heart achingly romantic. Walk across it with the one you love and things can only get better! It’s the first iron bridge and the second oldest in America! It connects cherry hill with the bramble woodland area! The architecture is...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Travelingover50
Reviewed 7 August 2019

When walking in Central Park you can find yourself pondering, what to do, don’t forget to visit Bow Bridge! This is a old beauty with rich history! Stop and take a photo.

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed 3 August 2019 via mobile

Been there, done that I guess.. It is very pretty but after 5 minutes on it moved to the next place!

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank PatPilees
Reviewed 28 July 2019 via mobile

I'm not sure what it is about old bridges, but there is a sense of romanticism around them. This bridge is no different. The location in the park is off the beaten path a little. While there is regular foot traffic, it is not overly...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank chemie71
Reviewed 26 July 2019

The Bow Bridge is one of the iconic parts to Central Park. It is easy to find as it appears on most online maps. It's worth visiting if going to Central Park and it's free.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank untdrum99
Reviewed 6 July 2019 via mobile

Central Park is beautiful overall. On each visit, I’m always discovering a hidden nook or turn- and the backdrop is always stunning. The park’s layout is spread over several elevations so from this bridge, you can really see this. It wasn’t difficult at all to...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank LindaS99212
Reviewed 13 June 2019 via mobile

Bow bridge offers a great view over Manhattan. While passing by Central Park, you must go through the Bow Bridge. It is really beautiful and you can get a unique view over the city, while still enjoying the green side of it.

Date of experience: June 2019
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