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Coventry Transport Museum Grand Relaunch Event

1pm onwards

Coventry Transport Museum is set for a spectacular relaunch event after a stunning £9.5m transformation.

At this special relaunch event on Millennium Place outside the museum, witness a thrilling stunt show by and a unique Car Catwalk, hosted by Harry Metcalfe of Harry's Garage and racing driver and motoring journalist Amanda Stretton!

From 1pm onwards you'll be among the first to explore the new museum, and there will be some exciting entertainment on Millennium Place:

• Stunt shows from international legend Terry Grant.  His is a brand of stunt show unlike any other – throwing his cars from side to side, sliding around obstacles and people, standing on the roof of his moving vehicle and much more.  You name it, he can do it!

• A ‘Trailblazing Cars of the World’ display hosted by racing driver and television presenter Amanda Stretton, and Harry Metcalfe, EVO Magazine founder, classic car collector and host of YouTube’s hit car channel Harry’s Garage.  This will be a display of some of the most unique cars the world has ever seen – we’re keeping the details under wraps for the moment so as not to spoil the surprise!

Please note that the Museum will be closed from 10am to 1.15pm on the day, as we prepare for this event.


1pm – 1.25pm Welcome & opening ceremony
1.25pm – 2pm Terry Grant Stunt Show
2pm – 2.45pm Trailblazing Cars of the World Parade
2.45pm – 3pm Break
3pm – 3.45pm Terry Grant Stunt Show
3.45pm – 4.30pm Millennium Place opens to the public - get close to the Trailblazing Cars of the World!
4.30pm Event ends

ALL TIMINGS ARE APPROXIMATE AND SUBJECT TO CHANGE.   The Museum itself will be open from 1.15pm to 5pm.

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