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News - August 2011

Staff Swap Suits for Shorts and Surf Boards


This morning, five staff from the Museum swapped their work suits and spanners for shorts and surf boards and headed to the beach, in land-locked Coventry. But for Chief Executive Gary Hall and his colleagues this wasn’t just any excuse for a day at the beach. The team of staff at the museum are currently putting together a major new... Read more

Relive the Land Speed Record Weekend


If you missed our Land Speed Record Weekend at the end of July, catch some highlights of the weekend in the video below - including footage of the full-scale model of BloodhoundSSC outside the Museum, Richard Noble entertaining visitors and loads of people enjoying exploring the world of the Land Speed Record.   Read more

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

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.



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. 


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.