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Coventry Transport Museum secures £4.6m Heritage Lottery Fund investment


Coventry Transport Museum has received a grant of £4.6m from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) to transform a number of galleries and visitor facilities at the Museum, and enable the redevelopment of one of Coventry City’s most iconic buildings, a Grade 1 listed, 12th Century Old Grammar School, it was announced today. The developments... Read more

Easter Bank Holiday Bonanza!


We're getting set for an Easter Bank Holiday bonanza, with loads going on throughout the Museum over the Easter weekend, in addition to the new 999 exhibition: * Get your hands on some gorgeous hand-made gifts and treats at the Easter Craft Fair, from Saturday 30th March to Monday 1st April * All-new 999 Family crafts and activity trails... Read more

The Lifan Aero 50 Scooter Prize - We have a Winner!


A BIG thank you to everyone who entered our Prize Draw to win the Lifan Aero 50 Motor Scooter during our highly successful Scooter Mania Exhibition. We had over 6,000 entries from all over the UK, with over 130,000 visitors enjoying our Scooter Mania Exhibition between October 2012 and early March 2013. The winner of the Scooter is Mr. Roy... Read more

Daimler Double-Decker ‘366’ Set For Restoration


We have today handed over a 1940s Coventry Transport Daimler double-decker to local bus enthusiast Roger Burdett, on a restoration loan. This vehicle, original fleet number 366, was built to wartime austerity regulations, and as with many such buses, required extensive renovation after the war.  As such, it was re-bodied by Roe Bodies 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. 


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!