Bridge No. 27

Bridge 27

Bridge No. 27 is one of three decorative and intricate cast-iron bridges that carry pedestrians above the bridle path to the gleaming waters of the Reservoir. A stunning example of Victorian decorative arts, Bridge No. 27 was designed by Calvert Vaux in 1864.

While most of the bridges in Central Park have both a name and a number, three do not: Bridge No. 27, Bridge No. 24 and Bridge No. 28, which all span the bridle path that surrounds the Reservoir.


Mid-Park at 86th Street

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