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Coventry Transport Museum is now affiliated with the NAMCBC


Coventry Transport Museum is delighted to announce it is now affiliated with the NAMCBC (National Association of Motor Car and Bike Clubs in the UK). NAMCBC is the national association for vehicle clubs with a straightforward aim: to give members help, advice, offers and discounts and to introduce members to other clubs to promote the... Read more

Clocking On book launched


Clocking On A Collection of Memories Clocking On is a collection of memories of the lives of people involved in the motor manufacturing industries. Archive images and oral history from Culture Coventry’s extensive collection have been brought together to produce a unique reminiscence book that can be enjoyed by everyone, but... Read more

The Lost Co-op Sleighs


The story so far... We know there were more sleighs around the UK located in Santa's grotto's in Co-operative department stores from the 1950's to the present day.  We think the sleigh at Coventry Transport Museum may be the last mechanical vintage sleigh in operation in the country.  Below are images and archive... Read more

Last Sleigh Standing...


Help us find the lost Co-op Sleigh rides!  Here at the museum we are launching a seasonal appeal to find photos, memories and staff who worked on the infamous Coventry Co-op sleigh ride and to find the lost members of its fleet! Appearing in Co-op Department stores up and down the country in the late 1950s, these rolling scenery... Read more

Don't miss out on the latest from the Coventry Transport Museum


Bring the curriculum to life!

Coventry Transport Museum's interactive exhibitions make the perfect venue for school visits in Coventry.

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!