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Work on 1934 Hillman Minx

19/01/2012

We employ two full time historic vehicle technicians here at the Museum, who in conjunction with our Curator of Vehicles are tasked with the mammoth job of maintaining the hundreds of vehicles in the collection. As part of this work, from time to time certain vehicles are taken into the Museum's workshop to be paid some special attention - one... Read more

A new home for our 1948 Morris 10

04/01/2012

Just before Christmas, our 1948 Morris 10 Series M was transferred to the Oxford Bus Museum as part of our Effective Collections Project, which was funded by the Museum Association's Effective Collections scheme.  The aim of this scheme is to help Museums to get more of their stored items into use, either by loaning them to other Museums on... Read more

A very happy New Year to you..Tell us your Story

03/01/2012

With 2012 well and truely here, it is going to be a memorable year! The City of Coventry has alot to celebrate in 2012 with the 50th Anniversary of Coventry Cathedral and the visit of a member of the Royal Family in May, the 90th birthday of Jaguar Cars, the 25th Anniversary of CCFC winning the FA Cup and of course Coventry being a co-host... 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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