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Thrust SSC Simulator will be in the Pits


This is to let you know that our world famous ThrustSSC Simulator will be undergoing some essential maintainance work on Wednesday 21st  July. She will be ready to go Supersonic again on Thursday 22nd July from 10am, but will be closed Friday 16th July. She will be up and running again properly from 10am ... Read more

Coventry Design and Technology Projects 2010


After an intensive two days of judging of the entries of the annual Design and Technology Projects from Coventry Secondary Schools; Imelda Skendo emerged as the main winner with her design of an architectural model of a sports hall for her school – Barr’s Hill.  She won £200 for herself and £50 for the school and now... Read more

Murray Walker OBE visits CTM


The undisputed voice and personality of Formula 1 racing Mr. Murray Walker OBE came to visit Coventry Transport Museum on Wednesday 5th May, during his 24 hour stay in Coventry. He was in the city to give a lecture at Coventry University and managed to fulfil a lifelong ambition by coming to the museum and enjoying his time in the motorcycle... Read more

Go the Long Way Round with Charley Boorman


Would you like to get up close with the BMW motorcycle from ‘Long Way Around’ or the Nissan Patrol support vehicle from ‘Long Way Down’? Well, here’s your golden opportunity as these are now our guests here at Coventry Transport Museum! These vehicles are on loan to the Museum by Big Earth Productions for a year... Read more

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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!