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News - 2011

If you missed the fun at Coventry Cyling Festival


We had a great time this weekend at Coventry Cycling Festival 2011 in Millennium Place - if you missed out you can get a flavour of the event in the video below - and we'll see you for Cycling Festival 2012!   Read more

Wanted - Crimes Against Fashion


It's a standing joke that the 1980s were the decade that style forgot,  but this August at the Museum we want to celebrate the fashions of the era of shoulder pads and crimpers. As part of our 1980s Weekend on 27 & 28 August, in association with BBC Hands On History, we're organising a 1980s fashion show, and we need you to be... Read more

Concept Climax Car is back at CTM


We are delighted to announce that the Concept Climax car, which was designed by three Auto Design students from Coventry University, is now in our Front Reception looking stunning. So whenever you're planning to visit us, you'll be able to see the car and take some pictures so remember to bring your camera. Hope to see you soon. Read more

Important Information - Land Speed Record Weekend


We are sorry to announce that Wing Commander Andy Green is no longer able to take part in the Land Speed Record talk on Sunday 24 July as part of our Land Speed Record Weekend. As well as being heavily involved in the Bloodhound team, Andy is very much still a member of the RAF as his day job, and he has just been stationed overseas until... Read more

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


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!