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Lady Godiva Statue

Broadgate, Coventry, England
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Lady Godiva Statue Coventry

A lovely statue well worth a visit, And see the peeping tom at the clock on the hour as he comes... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
bigfix33
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Coventry, United Kingdom
Brilliant Place

great historical place with wonderful bars nearby and the cathedral and lovely old style streets... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Judy G
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Coventry, England, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good32%
  • Average27%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“peeping tom” (77 reviews)
“city centre” (32 reviews)
“clock strikes” (7 reviews)
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Broadgate, Coventry, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A lovely statue well worth a visit, And see the peeping tom at the clock on the hour as he comes around under the clock face the kids will love it.

Thank bigfix33
Reviewed 1 week ago

great historical place with wonderful bars nearby and the cathedral and lovely old style streets hidden in a modern City.

Thank Judy G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a lovely statue, but visitors seem to pass it by. Its not in a very prestigious position & that dreadful Peeping Tom childish performance cheapens its magnificence. I took Japanese visitors to see it & they couldn't understand why people wait in anticipation...More

Thank chriskubiak123
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fittingly located in the centre of town, Lady Godiva's statue stands proud reminding everyone of her heroic deed when she rode naked through the town to warn everyone of impending danger.

Thank Trevor W
Reviewed 6 October 2017

the statue is fine but it is not the statue that I liked, it is the area where the statue is placed. it is rigt in the city center. everything is around you. the area is live, beautiful, lots of restaurants, cafes, the cathedral and...More

Thank hamohd70
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Haven't been to Broadgate for some time. Yes it's pleasing the Lady Godiva Statue is no longer under the hideous canopy but it's still in front of Cathedral Lanes a shopping centre that unforgivably blocked out the finest views of the Old & New Cathedrals...More

Thank Wellitsmytake
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Shows one of the iconic legends of Coventry. People should also visit statue in St Mary's Guildhall close by for another version of the legend.

Thank neith2017
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Unfortunately the Peeping Tom which overlooks the statue is out of order. He should come out hourly for a sneaky look. He is the favourite for all the kids so the council need to get it repaired

Thank ME&ERR
Reviewed 17 September 2017

The statue of Lady Godiva has been in Broadgate since 1949 once facing Peeping Tom but turned 90 degrees in 1990. She was always a meeting point in my teen years in the 1960s and still a good point to meet today. If only she...More

Thank covcat70
Reviewed 8 September 2017

A well kept statue of Lady Godiva in City Centre Not somewhere I would go far to see but significant to Coventry

Thank P9920XKjohnm
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