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Lady Godiva Statue

Broadgate, Coventry, England
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Interesting

Not really much to see, but a very good statue with a brief history, worth a visit when in the area.

Reviewed 23 January 2017
Blindcarpetman
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Maldon, United Kingdom
Stunning statue

Sits outside the shopping centre, an impressive statue but chilly for the real Lady Godiva. Went... read more

Reviewed 18 January 2017
lizzycjoy
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Coventry, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good32%
  • Average27%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“city centre” (33 reviews)
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Broadgate, Coventry, England
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Reviewed 23 January 2017

Not really much to see, but a very good statue with a brief history, worth a visit when in the area.

Thank Blindcarpetman
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Sits outside the shopping centre, an impressive statue but chilly for the real Lady Godiva. Went to Coventry shopping, good shopping centre and lots of interesting independent shops around the centre.

Thank lizzycjoy
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

This is coventrys main meeting place. This is a very nice bronze statue of a nude woman on a horse so whats not to love? On many a drunken night i have rode that horse with her. If they were gonna recast her tho I'd...More

Thank Krissy L
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Really it's only interesting if you know the full story of Lady Godiva and can visit related places. Then you gain a fascinating insight into medieval Coventry

2  Thank Margaret W
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

Right in the heart of Coventrys very own ground zero lies the historic Lady Godiva statue. Erected in 1905 by the lloyds bank company, this marvellous statue of its famous black horse logo sits beautifully in front of a primark fooling drunks into believing that...More

12  Thank HankMcS
Reviewed 10 January 2017

As statues go - it's a very nice statue, but the surroundings are a bit grim. Fun to watch the pantomime clock nearby on the hour, but then that's about it. It's all based in the middle of a pretty ordinary shopping plaza.

Thank FunkyMonkey001
Reviewed 8 January 2017

just a Statue in a run down part of coventry, had a winter market near it which was closed and small

Thank lsgworldl
Reviewed 30 December 2016

This is in the centre of the shopping area and right opposite the Lady Godiva moving clock. We caught the movement and bells at 3pm

Thank Patricia R
Reviewed 25 December 2016

The lady Godiva statue is an important part of the history of Coventry. It is in the heart of the city close to the shops you cannot really miss it.

Thank Loobylou1963
Reviewed 18 December 2016

Lovely statue telling the story of the legendary benefactress of Coventry. At present surrounded by the Christmas market so beautifully illuminated

Thank Sam3314
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