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Our Big Weekend - A Big THANK YOU!

19/11/2012

We knew this weekend was going to be a big one for the Museum, but we had no idea just how big! The weekend of 17th & 18th November 2012 was the busiest weekend in the history of Coventry Transport Museum, with record numbers of over 8000 of you visiting us over the two days - that's even more people than the first weekend of the Doctor... Read more

We're getting set for a BIG WEEKEND!

12/11/2012

This coming weekend, Saturday 17th & Sunday 18th November, you won't be stuck for something to do if you're visiting Coventry.  We've got not one, not two but THREE fantastic events planned for the weekend, so there really will be something for the whole family to enjoy: Both days: Christmas Craft Fair 10am to 5pm -... Read more

Pedals To Medals bicycle winners

08/11/2012

Thousands of you entered the competition to win bicycles, which formed part of our recent Pedals To Medals exhibition - and we're pleased to announce that the lucky winners who were drawn out of the hat first were: Raleigh Chopper - Drew Backhouse from Southend-on-Sea Raleigh Airlight Racer - Jack Rowan from Brighton (pictured). Well done... Read more

Congratulations to Award-Winning Esquires Cafe

06/11/2012

Steven Prime of Esquires Coffee Houses here at Coventry Transport Museum, was crowned the Midlands and North Wales Franchisee of the Year at the 2012 bfa HSBC Franchisee of the Year Awards, supported by Express Newspapers. The judges were impressed with Steven’s involvement in Fairtrade awareness, by partnering with local primary and... 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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