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News - 2013

Coventry Transport Museum secures investment from the Garfield Weston Foundation


It was announced today that Coventry Transport Museum has secured a grant of £224,000 from the Garfield Weston Foundation, which will be used to equip a new learning space within the museum.   This grant is in addition to the £4.6m already secured from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) to transform a number of galleries and... Read more

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

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.