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Relive the Land Speed Record Weekend

04/08/2011

If you missed our Land Speed Record Weekend at the end of July, catch some highlights of the weekend in the video below - including footage of the full-scale model of BloodhoundSSC outside the Museum, Richard Noble entertaining visitors and loads of people enjoying exploring the world of the Land Speed Record.   Read more

Some 'Ace' Feedback

13/07/2011

Well our Summer exhibition Coming Of Age At The Ace Cafe has been open for a few weeks now and we thought you'd like to read some of the feedback that visitors have been leaving us about the exhibition: "Very good.  Brings back a lot of memories - nice to show grandchildren!" Mo "What nostalgia and memories. Well worth a... Read more

Two boys have new bikes!

01/07/2011

Matthew Morgan, aged 12 and Samuel Graham aged 6 were today awarded with brand new bikes by Coventry Transport Museum, after they won competitions at last weekend's Coventry Cycling Festival. The two boys came to the Museum with their parents to collect the bikes, and had great fun testing them out on  Millennium Place before taking them... Read more

Needed - Surf Vehicles

30/06/2011

Do you own or know someone who owns any of the following vehicles? * A VW Beetle (old-style) with a roof-rack (and surf board if possible!) * An immaculate VW Camper * A beach buggy/dune buggy If this is you, we would love to hear from you regarding an exhibition we are putting together for Winter 2011/12 - please contact Steve Bagley,... Read more

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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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