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HSBC City Ride 2017


Sunday 17 September saw the HSBC City Ride take over traffic free streets and some exciting cycle-themed fun outside Coventry Transport Museum on Millennium Place. It was a fantastic day with lots of people joining in throughout the city. Here are just a few photos of the day courtesy of Coventry City Council, the full photo album is available... Read more

Coventry Car and Motorcycle Day a success


There were 90 cars in total taking part on Saturday, despite the unsettled weather making it trickier for classic cars to get out and about. The cars began their journey at Coombe Abbey before driving out to Coventry city centre.   This year’s Coventry Car and Motorcycle Day was dedicated to the memory of local car... Read more

Cartists launched in style


Last Friday saw the well received launch of the Cartists exhibition with a special edition of Herbert Lates which transformed the hidden car park at Coventry Transport Museum into a performance space. The after hours Lates event, which usually runs at the Herbert, included music, street food and arty activities!    The artworks... Read more

Lady Penny revisits transformed sites at the Old Grammar School and Coventry Transport Museum


Last week, Lady Penny Cobham visited Coventry Transport Museum and The Old Grammar School for a tour of the refurbished buildings. Lady Penny previously visited the two sites back in early 2015 when the refurbishment process was well underway and much of the buildings covered in dustsheets, with hard hats most definitely a requirement.... 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!