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Lady Godiva Statue

Broadgate, Coventry, England
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Shopping on New Year day

Took a photo here of two friends. Right in the middle of the shopping centre. Quite a surprise. Not... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lesley S
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Manchester, England, United Kingdom
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Very nice place. Visit again after 10 years away and it is completely renewed. Now without traffic... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dimitris P
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Athens, Greece
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good32%
  • Average27%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“peeping tom” (80 reviews)
“city centre” (33 reviews)
“clock strikes” (8 reviews)
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Broadgate, Coventry, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Took a photo here of two friends. Right in the middle of the shopping centre. Quite a surprise. Not easy to photogragh as a tall imposing statue.

Thank Lesley S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice place. Visit again after 10 years away and it is completely renewed. Now without traffic it is ideal for walk, children playing or enjoying your coffee at nearby cafes. Full of new shopping centers and modern facilities.

Thank Dimitris P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We live in Coventry and this statue is in the city centre and when the clock strikes the hour peeping tom comes out to look over Lady Godiva who rode through the streets of Coventry Naked so the people of the city didnt have to...More

1  Thank Ann556
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been living in Coventry for more than ten years now and it is difficult to find anything glamorous and majestic about this city (sorry to all fellow citizens) yet Godiva gives my city some splendour. Therefore, if you visit Coventry you should definitely...More

Thank CoventryCrusader
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is a beautiful statue of lady Godiva on a horse. It is surrounded by market place in city center. This is not something that I would specially visit to see, but if I am in the area, I would definitely stop by it to...More

Thank Saqib R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Situated in Broadgate, Coventry, a life-size statue of Lady Godiva, who supposedly rode round Coventry naked in protest against the taxes imposed on the peasantry. Also in Broadgate is the 'Peeping Tom' Clock depicting Peeping Tom who peeped at the Lady instead of closing his...More

Thank Tony J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was market day on a Saturday so we had to search for the statue as it was hidden by market stalls, until we suddenly came across it. Not sure how true the story of Lady Godiva is but it is a nice story. The...More

Thank denise l
Reviewed 11 December 2017

second day in coventry , after yesterday fitting in thee transport and music museum . today we were pretty bored , and went past this , i thought do people actually come to see this . a woman on a horse . ? we have...More

2  Thank Michael W
Reviewed 24 November 2017

nice statue of a woman on a horse,but should the city of coventry tell fact there is no evidence of the real lady godgifu (gods gift) took part in riding with her modesty exposed. the story originated 200 year after her death.At the time of...More

Thank moor2croft
Reviewed 7 November 2017

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
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