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Coventry Transport Museum makes the perfect learning environment for school visits.

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We are unable to have onsite school visits at the moment, however we have virtual learning content available for primary schools, which can be found at

Join the virtual museums membership scheme to give your school access to unique content, including workshops, assemblies and CPD opportunities for teaching staff, led by museum experts.

We are looking forward to welcoming school groups back to our sites after this period of lockdown. Our Learning Team have been working hard to adapt our educational programme to ensure we can offer you our usual high quality and exciting activities, whilst introducing new measures, following government guidance, to provide a safe environment for you, your pupils and our staff.

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Coventry Transport Museum is a great place to learn new things and enjoy new experiences, whether you come with your family or with your school or college.

Our dedicated Learning Team deliver engaging sessions for pupils of all ages. The Museum is an ideal setting for learning outside the classroom and our hands-on sessions cover a wide range of curriculum areas.

The Museum is also a perfect place for a family day out. Our school holiday programmes provide imaginative activities for families to enjoy together, including craft activities and quiz trails for a small charge.

Coventry Transport Museum is pleased to be a Children’s University learning destination.

To find out more about getting involved with DesignLab Nation, click here to download the Information for Schools pack.




Culture Coventry is proud to be working in partnership with schools and settings on their Artsmark Award journey. By supporting Artsmark settings, we’re helping put the arts at the heart of education, inspiring young people to create, experience and participate in high quality arts and culture.

Our programme includes exhibitions, creative workshops for students and CPD and networking for teachers.

Find out more about Artsmark at


Key stage 1 and 2 pupils can take part in Discover in a Day during a joint visit to Coventry Transport Museum and the Herbert Art Gallery. Our trained Arts Award advisors will assess your students’ work and submit them for their Discover Arts Awards.

Find out more about Discover in a Day here

Bronze Arts Award is delivered through the Creative Bridges programme which is available to young people aged 16-25 through partnerships with special schools in Coventry and Warwickshire.  For more information visit or email


For settings working towards Arts Award at all levels, our exhibitions and workshops can help you to explore different art forms and artists and to take part in a variety of arts activities.

Find out more about Arts Award here

To find out how Culture Coventry can support Arts Award and/or your Artsmark journey, please call 02476 237523.


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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. 

We are always looking for people to get involved! Click here to find out how.