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More Awards News!

25/03/2011

In the same week that we found out that our gift shop Past & Presents has been shortlisted for a Greats award, we are now delighted to announce that we have been shortlisted in two categories in the prestigious Museums & Heritage Awards For Excellence. The fantastic work being done by Dalene and Fran in Conferencing has been shortlisted... Read more

Past & Presents En Route To Great-ness!

21/03/2011

We're pleased to announce that our gift shop Past & Presents has been named as a finalist in the 'Best Visitor Attraction Gift Shop' category in the prestigious 'Greats' Retail Awards 2011! Congratulations to Coriena and her team for all their hard work in making the shop such a fantastic success - we wish them all the best in the awards,... Read more

Author Looking for Former Car Workers

18/03/2011

We have been contacted by Michael Stenning, a photographer and writer who is undertaking research for a book about former workers from the Coventry motor industry.  Michael's book is provisionally titled On The Scrapheap?  Whatever Became Of The Coventry Car Workers - and he is looking to give an account of the experiences of real... Read more

We have a new Pop Bang Colour Ferrari Scaglietti

10/03/2011

We have a new addition to our Pop Bang Colour picture collection in our Motor Sport Gallery. Ian Cook - the Pop Bang Colour artist has very kindly loaned the Ferrari 612 Scaglietti picture and it's now hanging alongside other Pop Bang Colour creations. To give you an idea of what a Ferrari 612 Scaglietti looks like....here's one we made... 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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