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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.


Events on 20th February 2018

Behind the Scenes: Transport Treasures Straight from the Stores

27 Jan 2018 10:00 AM - 7 May 2018 5:00 PM

The Coventry Transport Museum holds the world’s largest public collection of British vehicles, so big that not all of it can be on display at one time. Behind The Scenes enables visitors to see key objects from our stores and reserve collections, rarely seen in the public domain. The museum can trace its origin to the 1930s with the... Read more

February Half Term: Family Trail

17 - 25 Feb 2018

Saturday 17 February to Sunday 25 February £1.50 Aimed at children age 3+ Pick up our February half term trail from reception during opening hours, and have fun exploring the museum! Read more

February Half Term: Behind the Scenes

20 Feb 2018

Saturday 17 February 2018 – Friday 23 February (not Sunday) 10.30am – 3.30pm £2.50 per child unless stated otherwise. Suitable for age 3+, but all are welcome Under 2s are free. This February Half Term is the perfect opportunity to explore the science that is used “behind the scenes” of a museum. Join us in... Read more

February Half Term: STEMtastic Activity Table

20 Feb 2018

Tuesday 20 February, 11am - 12pm Thursday 22 February, 11am - 12pm Free with purchase of Behind the Scenes childrens activities or £1 Aimed at children age 2 - 5, but all ages are welcome. A fun introduction to Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths. Drop in, cash only   Please note: The... Read more

Object Handling session

20 Feb 2018

Monday 19 February Tuesday 20 February Wednesday 21 February Thursday 22 February 11am - 12pm and 2 - 3pm Join us to explore some special objects that we’re allowed to get hands-on with. Find out about their stories and what they were used for. Please note at busy times you may be asked to wait.   Free, drop in... Read more

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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. 


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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!