Skip to main content

News

News - 2010

Object of the Fortnight - 1888 Rover Safety Cycle

30/09/2010

Welcome to the very first of our new fortnightly series - Object of the Fortnight! Every two weeks our Collections team will choose one of their favourite objects from the collection to feature - you will be able to read a short description of the item and its story, see photographs of it, and even discuss the item on the Museum's Facebook... Read more

Celebrate CTM's 30th Birthday with a prize!

26/08/2010

Coventry Tranport Museum is 30 years old on Tuesday 5th October, and to celebrate this we are launching a birthday Prize Draw with funds raised going to future projects within the Museum. There are numerous prizes to be won ranging from car driving experiences for a long weekend to a visit to Aston Martin, off roading in a Land Rover to... Read more

Ice Cream Dream Team Activities!

20/07/2010

The Ice Cream Dream Machines gallery is officially open, and is going down a treat with its first visitors.  We're hoping for 'hundreds and thousands' of people to enjoy the gallery this Summer. Throughout the summer there will be free family learning fun in the Ice Cream Dream Machines Exhibition with fun quizzes and activity sheets and... Read more

Thrust SSC Simulator will be in the Pits

12/07/2010

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

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

Schools

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. 

MORE

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. 

MORE

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!

MORE