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Gapstow Bridge

Central Park, New York

Capacity: Up to 25

About the venue

As you plan your Central Park wedding, the iconic Gapstow Bridge beckons with its timeless charm and captivating cityscape views. Allow us to unveil the allure of this historic venue, offering an enchanting setting for your special day.

Cityscape Splendor: Gapstow Bridge presents a mesmerizing tableau of the surrounding cityscape. Gazing southward, you'll be greeted by the illustrious Plaza Hotel and the distinctive New York skyscrapers that gracefully ascend above the park's lush trees. Whether you choose the enchantment of winter, with Wollman Rink's skaters twirling below, or the vibrancy of summer when Victorian Gardens fills the air with colorful amusements, Gapstow Bridge promises an unforgettable backdrop for your wedding.

Central Park's Timeless Elegance: Perched within the heart of Central Park, Gapstow Bridge is a historic gem that seamlessly marries nature and urban allure. Your wedding ceremony at this venue will be graced by the harmonious coexistence of nature's beauty and the vibrancy of New York City, making it a cherished memory for you and your guests.

Gapstow Bridge is more than a picturesque setting; it's a testament to the timeless allure of Central Park. Its panoramic city views and rich history offer an enchanting backdrop that captures the essence of New York City. Your wedding day will be framed by the city's iconic skyline, ensuring that your love story becomes a part of the city's vibrant tapestry.

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