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Coventry Transport Museum is top of the Top 10 things to do in Coventry


The Transport Museum is placed at #1 of Things to Do in Coventry according to the latest ratings and reviews from TripAdvisor. Reviewers were impressed with the range and number of vehicles in the collection, as well as praising friendly staff, the guide book and the Thrust simulator experience: "Don't miss this treasure of a museum... Read more

Coventry car company descendants meet at the Transport Museum


In late 2016 the Transport Museum saw a very special family gathering as the four direct descendants of the Calcott Motor Car Company family met for the very first time. The Calcott company started out manufacturing bicycles in Coventry in 1886 and progressed to include motorcycle manufacturing in 1904. In 1913 the company switched to... Read more

West End star backs Coventry Transport Museum and care home project


West End star Dave Willetts is supporting a joint project between The Willows care home and Culture Coventry, the trust that manages Coventry Transport Museum.  The care home in central Coventry realises that it is not possible to bring all their residents to the museum, so they have been working with Stacey Bains of Culture Coventry to bring... Read more

Rare motorbike restored to former glory


The team at Coventry Transport Museum came to the rescue of a restoration project of a Hazlewood motorcycle, of which there are only 7 known surviving examples. The bike had not been taxed since 1935 and had been left in a barn for 80 years. The restorer, Jonathan Anstiss (pictured here with Chief Executive of Culture Coventry, Gary Hall, and... Read more

Don't miss out on the latest from the Coventry Transport Museum


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!