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Enjoying everything the Coventry Transport Museum has to offer


Volunteers make a vital difference to our work and we are extremely grateful to all our volunteers whose time and effort bring so much to Coventry Transport Museum and its visitors.

People volunteer with us for a variety of reasons. Here are some reasons why our current volunteers are with us:

  • For enjoyment
  • To get involved and share their enthusiasm for our museum
  • To make new friends
  • To gain skills
  • To get work experience
  • To add to their CV
  • To share their talents
  • To help others
  • To make an impact in their community

At the moment the following roles are available to volunteers:

Welcome Host. For more details view the description.

Visitor Research Assistant. For more details view the description.

Museums Storyteller Living Interpreter – bring the fascinating history of the city alive for our visitors through its historical characters, objects and art. For more details view the description.

Museum Explainer Volunteer Role

We are looking for volunteers to get involved as museum explainers at the Coventry Transport Museum. To find out more about the role please see the Volunteer Museum Explainer role description. 


Expression of Interest Form Download

Occasionally we recruit volunteers to help the curators or in our vehicle workshops.  We will post details on this page when any opportunities become available.

If you would like any more information about volunteering then please contact us at



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We offer a wide range of sessions for school groups, all 'Learning Outside The Classroom' quality assured. 


Join and Support

Join us in celebrating a unique transport heritage. There are lots of ways for you to get involved, from supporting us with a financial donation to volunteering your time. 


Home of the fastest car on Earth!

Coventry Transport Museum is home to Thrust SSC and Thrust 2, the world's two fastest cars.

When you visit the Museum, not only can you marvel at these spectacular feats of British engineering, you can experience travelling through the sound barrier on our all new 4D Land Speed Record Simulator!