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Festive Family Day - a great success

04/12/2012

On Sunday 2nd December we held a Christmas Family Day, with activities including a chance to meet Father Christmas, festive crafts, shopping, activity trails, music from the wonderful WorldSong Choir and much more. The day was a roaring success with thousands of you coming along to get into the festive spirit - so thank you to everyone who took... Read more

Coventry Transport Museum at Motorcycle Live

03/12/2012

We had a fantastic nine days at the NEC last week, where we flew the flag for Coventry at the UK's largest motorcycle show - Motorcycle Live. We were approached by the organisers of this modern motorcycle extravaganza, who asked us to put together a Classic Zone at the event, and we did them proud, by creating a show-stopping stand filled... Read more

'Inside Out' Programme - BBC1 - 3rd Dec

29/11/2012

BB1's Midlands programme 'Inside Out' will be coming from the Museum on Monday 3rd December at 7.30pm. Mary Rhodes will be presenting the programme from a number of locations within the Museum featuring our world famous collection of British Road Transport. Don't miss it at 7.30pm tonight, or if you can't watch it then record... Read more

Treasure Hunt - Win Scooter Goodies!

21/11/2012

This competition is now closed - well done to Mrs McConnell from Nuneaton, who is the lucky winner of a scooter goody bag, containing a scooter mug, set of four coasters, and a copy of Robin Spalding's fascinating book British Motor Scooters. Her prize is now winging its way to her! If you missed out on this competition, sign up for our... 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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