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New visitor wheelchair fleet thanks to Coventry Leofric Lions

14/11/2016

Coventry Leofric Lions have once again granted another generous donation to Culture Coventry, helping to provide new wheelchairs for visitors. A fleet of 5 brand new chairs for Coventry Transport Museum, The Herbert Art Gallery & Museum and the Lunt Roman Fort have replaced wheelchairs that were nearly 10 years old and had been used... Read more

Old Grammar School receives Civic Voice Blue Plaque and becomes recognised heritage building

08/11/2016

The Civic Voice Design Awards are a unique, national celebration of good design and restoration projects nominated by local community organisations. To be successful, projects have to make a significant contribution to the quality of life of their cities, towns and villages.  For many years, the Old Grammar School was a derelict, crumbling... Read more

Classic Motor Show 2016

18/10/2016

This November Coventry Transport Museum will be heading to the NEC in Birmingham to join the Classic Motor Show.    Read more

Coventry Transport Museum engineers young people’s future with Brose UK

14/09/2016

A new programme will support 12,000 young people through a series of special activities during their visits to the Transport Museum. Young people from across the region will receive a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) boost thanks to a new partnership between Coventry Transport Museum and Brose UK. Manufacturer Brose UK,... 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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