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Coventry's Got Talent 2011 - The Final 9th Dec

15/12/2011

Congratulations to Katie McAuley of Coventry, she is our winner of CGT 2011! As Featured in the Coventry Telegraph - Thursday 15th December in Pete Chambers's Back Beat column. The Final on Friday 9th December was a fantastic success and we send our sincere thanks to all of the other finalists for making the night so memorable. There truly is... Read more

Happy 1st Birthday Coventry Memories Website!

07/12/2011

We are very proud to announce that the Coventry Memories Website was 1 year old on the 1st December It was launched last year with our friend Bob Brolly from BBC Coventry & Warwickshire, during his lunchtime show 12 noon till 2pm, with a host of famous names who lived and or work or worked in Coventry. During the... Read more

Object of the Fortnight - Triumph Tank Badge

07/12/2011

This recent donation of a Triumph tank badge to the museum by Mr. Pugh in October 2011, left some of the museum staff with a bit of a mystery on their hands. The donor acquired the object when he worked in the maintenance department at Prym Newey (Tipton). When the company took over some small factories, the contents of these factories were... Read more

It was Campers Christmas on the 20th November

28/11/2011

We had a fantastic day on Sunday 20th November, for our first ever Campers Christmas event.  As part of the Coventry Christmas Lights Switch On, we invited the owners of camper vans and motor homes to 'bling their bus' with christmas lights and festive cheer, and they really took up the challenge to produce some gorgeous light displays... 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. 

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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. 

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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!

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