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Lady Godiva Statue

Broadgate, Coventry, England
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Nice statue

Although in a shopping centre really easy and accessible to view the statue surrounded by flowers... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2016
Karen K
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Bloxwich, United Kingdom
Iconic

It's an iconic statue for the city and the area around it is much improved. However, I think they... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2016
Peter E
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good31%
  • Average27%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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Broadgate, Coventry, England
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Reviewed 5 August 2016

Although in a shopping centre really easy and accessible to view the statue surrounded by flowers? Well kept too.

Thank Karen K
Reviewed 5 August 2016

It's an iconic statue for the city and the area around it is much improved. However, I think they should move it to in front of the council house to make it a feature - it looks a little lost in the middle of the...More

Thank Peter E
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

The square is always busy and buzzing with people. It's funny to see when the hour chime rings every single person stops to watch the show.

Thank Brandon Cliffor S
Reviewed 30 July 2016

This is situated in a large spacious area surrounded by shopping centres. It is a magnificent statue and a good photo opportunity.

Thank Mare170
Reviewed 27 July 2016

A very nice square, just packed full of interesting information. Kind of put it all into perspective. Even the "Peeping Tom" story now makes sense. We traveled on a coach tour of the British Isles.

Thank jpd43
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Coventry, it's hard to see really, is actually an ancient city. Surrounded by modern concrete and up there on her high horse, Godiva reminds us that this is an ancient place despite the surroundings, It's a nice enough statue, eschewing the too-frequent tendency to overdo...More

Thank AHBeck
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

We went down to this place and the surrounding has changed a lot and the peeping Tom and Lady Godiva on top of the canopy was fun watching when the clock strikes. There were a lot of people as visiting this place as the cathedral...More

Thank pooja02
Reviewed 26 July 2016

It's a statue, in a nice square, so if you are in Coventry city centre wander over and take a look, but it is not the sort of thing to come to Coventry specifically to see. However, there are plenty of other attractions in Coventry...More

Thank Dave P
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Not really something I will spend time looking at.I think it has outlived its purpose.Having seen the destruction of the Motor Car Industry. The city is now a Ghost Town unfortunately all that remains is memories "The Death of a City"

Thank Kenneth C
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Lady Godiva is part of Coventry's History , i know a little . Lady Godivas husband wanted to put the towns tax's up and this made the villagers not happy . this upset Lady Godiva and her husband said to her well if you ride...More

Thank Katie123abc
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