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John Favill - Motorcycle Genius at CTM - 20th Sept

21/09/2011

We were extremely lucky in securing John Favill - Pioneering motorcycle engineer formerly of Norton, Villiers and Harley-Davidson, who, on a whirlwind visit from his home in Wisconsin - USA,  gave an evening presentation about his amazing career in motorcycle engineering development. The audience were enthralled with his account of his... Read more

Congratulations to Esquires Coffee Shop Owner

19/09/2011

Big congratulations to Steven Prime, owner of the Esquires Coffee House situated within the Museum, on completing a 3000 mile charity bike ride across America in just 32 days! During their trip, Steven and his friend Dayle Walker have endured thunderstorms, temperatures of 49C heat, punctures, desert conditions and the sheer physical pain of... Read more

Austin Vince returning to CTM - Monday 14th Nov

15/09/2011

The amazing motorcycle traveller Austin Vince is making a return visit to Coventry Transport Museum on Monday 14th November at 7.30pm to present his widely acclaimed presentation of Weird & Wonderful Post War Transport. Austin's style of presentation is both engaging and very entertaining, he is most definately larger than life and is well... Read more

Ace Cafe Tickets reduced

09/09/2011

All tickets to our fantastic Summer exhibition Coming Of Age At The Ace Cafe are now just £2.50 per person. We've had such positive feedback from our visitors who have seen the exhibition over the past few months, that we're giving you the chance to see it for just £2.50 per person, any day from Saturday 10 September to the close of... 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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