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Coventry Transport Museum holds a wide range of events and activities throughout the year, so there's always something new to see and do.

Balloon Powered Car

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Saturday 18th February – Saturday 25th February (excluding Sunday 19th)
10.30am – 3.30pm
Entrance for under 2s is free.

Create a car that runs on balloon power – make your racer then fuel it by inflating the balloon. Release it and watch it go! Air pressure in the balloon will help zip it across the floor. 

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Children of any age are welcome but activities are particularly suitable for aged 4+.

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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. 


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!


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!