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Coventry Transport Museum secures investment from the Garfield Weston Foundation

15/04/2013

It was announced today that Coventry Transport Museum has secured a grant of £224,000 from the Garfield Weston Foundation, which will be used to equip a new learning space within the museum.   This grant is in addition to the £4.6m already secured from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) to transform a number of galleries and... Read more

Coventry Transport Museum secures £4.6m Heritage Lottery Fund investment

02/04/2013

Coventry Transport Museum has received a grant of £4.6m from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) to transform a number of galleries and visitor facilities at the Museum, and enable the redevelopment of one of Coventry City’s most iconic buildings, a Grade 1 listed, 12th Century Old Grammar School, it was announced today. The developments... Read more

Easter Bank Holiday Bonanza!

28/03/2013

We're getting set for an Easter Bank Holiday bonanza, with loads going on throughout the Museum over the Easter weekend, in addition to the new 999 exhibition: * Get your hands on some gorgeous hand-made gifts and treats at the Easter Craft Fair, from Saturday 30th March to Monday 1st April * All-new 999 Family crafts and activity trails... Read more

The Lifan Aero 50 Scooter Prize - We have a Winner!

21/03/2013

A BIG thank you to everyone who entered our Prize Draw to win the Lifan Aero 50 Motor Scooter during our highly successful Scooter Mania Exhibition. We had over 6,000 entries from all over the UK, with over 130,000 visitors enjoying our Scooter Mania Exhibition between October 2012 and early March 2013. The winner of the Scooter is Mr. Roy... 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 that helped shape Coventry into the city it is today.

There are lots of ways for you to get involved, from supporting us with a financial donation to volunteering your time. 

We are always looking for people to get involved!

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Home of Earth's fastest car

Coventry Transport Museum is home to 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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