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New cycle addition is unrivalled rarity

27/09/2017

Coventry Transport Museum is excited to announce the arrival of the newest addition to its cycle collection, the 1892 Warman & Hazlewood 'Rival' No.5 cycle.    Warman & Hazlewood was a Coventry-based cycle manufacturer with a head office at Albion Mills in West Orchard, which is now the site of a shopping mall just... Read more

HSBC City Ride 2017

20/09/2017

Sunday 17 September saw the HSBC City Ride take over traffic free streets and some exciting cycle-themed fun outside Coventry Transport Museum on Millennium Place. It was a fantastic day with lots of people joining in throughout the city. Here are just a few photos of the day courtesy of Coventry City Council, the full photo album is available... Read more

Coventry Car and Motorcycle Day a success

13/09/2017

There were 90 cars in total taking part on Saturday, despite the unsettled weather making it trickier for classic cars to get out and about. The cars began their journey at Coombe Abbey before driving out to Coventry city centre.   This year’s Coventry Car and Motorcycle Day was dedicated to the memory of local car... Read more

Cartists launched in style

21/07/2017

Last Friday saw the well received launch of the Cartists exhibition with a special edition of Herbert Lates which transformed the hidden car park at Coventry Transport Museum into a performance space. The after hours Lates event, which usually runs at the Herbert, included music, street food and arty activities!    The artworks... 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 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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