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News - September 2011

John Favill - Motorcycle Genius at CTM - 20th Sept


We were extremely lucky in securing John Favill - Pioneering motorcycle engineer formerly of Norton, Villiers and Harley-Davidson, who, on a whirlwind visit from his home in Wisconsin - USA,  gave an evening presentation about his amazing career in motorcycle engineering development. The audience were enthralled with his account of his... Read more

Congratulations to Esquires Coffee Shop Owner


Big congratulations to Steven Prime, owner of the Esquires Coffee House situated within the Museum, on completing a 3000 mile charity bike ride across America in just 32 days! During their trip, Steven and his friend Dayle Walker have endured thunderstorms, temperatures of 49C heat, punctures, desert conditions and the sheer physical pain of... Read more

Austin Vince returning to CTM - Monday 14th Nov


The amazing motorcycle traveller Austin Vince is making a return visit to Coventry Transport Museum on Monday 14th November at 7.30pm to present his widely acclaimed presentation of Weird & Wonderful Post War Transport. Austin's style of presentation is both engaging and very entertaining, he is most definately larger than life and is well... Read more

Ace Cafe Tickets reduced


All tickets to our fantastic Summer exhibition Coming Of Age At The Ace Cafe are now just £2.50 per person. We've had such positive feedback from our visitors who have seen the exhibition over the past few months, that we're giving you the chance to see it for just £2.50 per person, any day from Saturday 10 September to the close of... 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.