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Lady Godiva Statue

Broadgate, Coventry, England
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A statue in Broadgate in the city centre

Unfortunately the Peeping Tom which overlooks the statue is out of order. He should come out hourly... read more

Reviewed yesterday
ME&ERR
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Coventry, United Kingdom
If only she could talk

The statue of Lady Godiva has been in Broadgate since 1949 once facing Peeping Tom but turned 90... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
covcat70
,
Sydney, Australia
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good32%
  • Average27%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“city centre” (30 reviews)
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Broadgate, Coventry, England
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Reviewed yesterday

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 3 days ago

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 1 week ago

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

Thank P9920XKjohnm
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The statue is in the midst of the hustle and bustle of it all. While you can argue over the veracity of its myth, it's a great marker and meeting point.

Thank Mike N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I remember this statue when it was the centre of Broadgate. Then, of course it was on a traffic island but it still had some presence. Now it lags the dignity of old. It's still a beautiful interpretation of the Leofric legend.

Thank Geoff S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Set in the middle of Broadgate this imposing statue is an iconic image of Coventry.Peeping Tom comes out to ogle on the hour.

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Extremely good place to sit (...if you can find a place to sit. Come on Coventry Council - put some stone benches in the square!) while you gather the determination to do Primark or M&S or Wagamumma - whatever your style - or simply take...More

Thank Nick B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

She is a icon of Coventry also great history for us.she sits on her horse making a statement as peeping Tom is watching her

Thank Julie O
Reviewed 11 August 2017

The two concepts that come into your mind when you think about Coventry is Lady Codiiva and Being Sent to Coventry. The Lady Codina statute stands proudly in a square outside a shopping arcade in the town centre.. It is nice enough ,very noticeable but...More

Thank russell55530
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Nothing much really. Just a statue in the middle of the square. A perfect place for rendezvous or just hanging about.

Thank Bijay S
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