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From family STEAM learning to interactive exhibitions. There's something for everyone.

Made in Coventry Lab (MiC Lab) – STEM Skills for families with children 7+

​Would you like to know more about any Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) specialists in Coventry?

Book online in advance | £9.21 per child, including one accompanying adult 

Includes free admission to Coventry Transport Museum for the day

Designed for age 7+, but all are welcome
 

We have invited STEM experts and their teams from around Coventry to share their knowledge, skills, time, and hands-on activities with you.  

Join our Made in Coventry Lab (MiC Lab) workshops and connect the links between our museum collections (Past), our STEM experts leading these workshops and Our Future Moves (Present), and you and your city (Future).

 

Bloodhound Education - 3D printing workshop

Friday 13 August

During this hands-on workshop you will learn about 3D printing technology and how it has been used in land speed record cars including Bloodhound. You will then explore 3D printed parts and use them to design and build your own prototype car. Experiment with different parts and wheel types to see how they affect your car’s performance. You will receive a souvenir of the day to take away.

 

Balsa Wood Gliders
presented by Coventry University, School of Mechanical, Aerospace and Automotive Engineering

Saturday 4 September

Coventry University is bringing their knowledge of aviation to you and will see you engaged with an interactive twist in which you will get to make your own Balsa Wood Glider from scratch to take home.

 

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Home of Record Breakers

Coventry Transport Museum is home to the world's two fastest cars.

Marvel at these spectacular feats of British engineering.
 

Get up close to the two fastest cars in the world, Thrust SSC and Thrust 2.

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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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Family Fun

We thoroughly believe there is no such thing as being too old for play! 

Get involved in our ever-growing Family Programme around Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths.

We also have free to loan family activities which are available at the Box Office.

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