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News - November 2016

Last Sleigh Standing...

30/11/2016

Help us find the lost Co-op Sleigh rides!  Here at the museum we are launching a seasonal appeal to find photos, memories and staff who worked on the infamous Coventry Co-op sleigh ride and to find the lost members of its fleet! Appearing in Co-op Department stores up and down the country in the late 1950s, these rolling scenery... Read more

Innovative session inspires teachers

24/11/2016

A recent CPD (Continual Professional Development) event held at Coventry Transport Museum offered teachers a chance to consider new approaches to design and technology in the classroom as well as a chance to be creative in the museum itself. The event was led by artist Jasleen Kaur whose 'Bodge Poetry’ is a means of generating... Read more

New visitor wheelchair fleet thanks to Coventry Leofric Lions

14/11/2016

Coventry Leofric Lions have once again granted another generous donation to Culture Coventry, helping to provide new wheelchairs for visitors. A fleet of 5 brand new chairs for Coventry Transport Museum, The Herbert Art Gallery & Museum and the Lunt Roman Fort have replaced wheelchairs that were nearly 10 years old and had been used... Read more

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

Schools

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. 

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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. 

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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!

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