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New Gallery Opens its Doors Onto 1900s Industrial Coventry

08/12/2014

Take a stroll through the new gallery at the Coventry Transport Museum and you’ll find yourself being transported back into a 1900s car show room, complete with beautiful hand-painted art deco murals and showcasing a range of fantastic early 20th  century vehicles. This is the first of 12 newly refurbished galleries to open its doors to... Read more

10 Ton World’s Fastest Car ‘lifts off’ in daring relocation manoeuvre

08/12/2014

The world’s fastest car, Thrust SSC, moved house this weekend as it was relocated from the old Spirit of Speed gallery within Coventry Transport Museum, to a new home in an all-new ‘Biffa Award Land Speed Record Gallery’, which is set to open in early 2015 in a different part of the museum. The daring relocation manoeuvre saw... Read more

Campers Christmas - it really was!

26/11/2014

Campers Christmas IV was back on Sunday 23rd November in association with TMS Volvo in Coventry - www.tmsmotorgroup.co.uk This was our fourth annual Christmas Campers 'n' Scooters event, which saw Millennium Place transformed into a festive wonderland of blinged up campers and scooters - with great prizes to be won for the best decorated... Read more

Press Launch for Campers Christmas IV

12/11/2014

We had great fun on Millennium Place on Tuesday 11th November, with the Press Launch of Christmas Campers. A BIG thank you to everyone who was involved with the photo call, namely: Bronwen Mackenzie of TMS Volvo - www.tmsmotorgroup.co.uk - our sponsors for a second year, Kate Evans & "Wishey Washee" from 'Aladdin'... Read more

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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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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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