Skip to main content


News - Latest

A Super-successful Saturday!


Last Saturday was the fantastic 999 Family Day with lots of people on Millennium Place enjoying the sounds of the brass band and the sights of the emergency vehicles old and new. Visitors also came into the museum to see the Fire Engine inside and take a break from the hot weather in the cafe and galleries.    All the... Read more

Culture Coventry CEO to stand down


Press release from Culture Coventry Culture Coventry CEO to stand down CEO of Culture Coventry charitable trust is to step down after 10 years leading some of the city’s major tourist attractions.   Gary Hall has served as Chief Executive Officer of the Coventry Transport Museum and more recently of Culture Coventry –... Read more

Volunteers Week: Rachel's Story


Did you that the Coventry Archive and Research Centre, located in the Herbert Art Gallery & Museum, houses the Rootes Archives - a transport collection of national importance?  Read volunteer Rachel's story to discover more about this exciting project...   "Hi! My name is Rachel Owen and I’ve been volunteering... Read more

GT Motorsport star races into Coventry to boost STEAM in the City

One of the leading stars of GT Motorsport will be visiting Coventry Transport Museum on May 10 as... Read more

A Model from Memory

In our collection, we have a very special item - a model made from memory. In the year 2000... Read more

Jump on board the historical Sky Blues Bus!

This May sees the 30th anniversary of Coventry City FC winning the FA Cup and to mark this occasion... Read more

An amazing April Cars & Coffee

For the April 2017 Cars & Coffee at Coventry Transport Museum, we welcomed 83 classic cars and... Read more

Mick Ives's bike joins Coventry Champions Gallery

World Cycling Champion Mick Ives’s Fuji Cyclo Cross Bike is now on display in the Coventry... Read more

Jaguar statue leaps into Coventry Transport Museum

There's a new addition in the Jaguar Gallery at Coventry Transport Museum, a large silver... 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. There are lots of ways for you to get involved, from supporting us with a financial donation to volunteering your time. 


Home of the fastest car on Earth!

Coventry Transport Museum is home to Thrust SSC and Thrust 2, 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!