Broadgate’s Big Wheel

Broadgate’s Big Wheel

The big wheel in Broadgate is now closed. Thank you to everyone who visited. We hope to see you again in 2024!

Prepare for a breathtaking journey above the historic city of Coventry as the big wheel makes its grand debut in the heart of the city centre this winter. Elevate your senses and discover a whole new perspective of Coventry’s charm and beauty from the top of this iconic attraction.

🎡 What to Expect:

🌟 Panoramic Views: Soar above Coventry’s skyline and marvel at the stunning panoramic views that unfold beneath you. From the historic Coventry Cathedral to the modern architectural wonders, every angle offers a unique and unforgettable vista.

❄️ Winter Wonderland: But that’s not all! We are sprinkling a dash of enchantment with a festive market that promises to be a treasure trove of delicious eats, delightful drinks, and one-of-a-kind gifts. Both the big wheel and the festive market will be open from Saturday 18 November to Sunday 7 January.

🌈 Family-Friendly Fun: Whether you’re creating cherished memories with loved ones or seeking a solo adventure, the big wheel caters to all. Share laughter, joy, and a sense of wonder as you embark on this enchanting journey.

🌆 City Center Convenience: Conveniently located in Coventry’s city centre, the big wheel becomes a central hub for exploration. After your ride, immerse yourself in the vibrant local culture, with shops, restaurants, and attractions just steps away.

🎁 Holiday Specials: Make your visit even more memorable with holiday-themed events and promotions. From festive lights to seasonal treats, the big wheel promises an experience that goes beyond the ride itself.


Mega savings midweek before 5pm!


£6 Mon-Thurs before 5PM

Standard ticket

Admit one person to the Giant Wheel. Required by anyone over 1.4 meters tall.


£4 Mon-Thurs before 5PM

Junior ticket

Admit one child below the height of 1.4 meters to the Giant Wheel.


£18 Mon-Thurs before 5PM

Family ticket

Entry to the wheel for 2 Standard and 2 Junior or 1 Standard and 3 Juniors. Junior tickets are valid for anyone up to 1.4 meters in height.


£35 when booked in advance

Gondola ticket

Entry to the wheel for up to 6 people into one gondola.

SAVE up to 15% – buy tickets in advance online! Online bookings have a 15p booking fee per ticket.


How many people can ride in one gondola?

Each gondola can accommodate up to 6 people.

Will we have to share a gondola with another group?

Gondolas are not exclusive and you may be required to share at peak times.

Can wheelchairs be accommodated?

Yes, the wheel has a specifically adapted gondola to accommodate wheelchairs so that those with mobility requirements can also enjoy the ride.

Is there any discount for carers?

Anyone who has a disability/condition which requires them to be accompanied by a carer may do so free of charge. A ticket is not required for this carer.

Do I need to pay for a baby?

Anyone under the age 2 years rides for free and will not require a ticket.

Do I have to use my tickets at a certain time slot?

No. Tickets booked online can be used at any time on your selected day.