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

Choose Your Way to Learn

The Herbert Art Gallery & Museum, Coventry Transport Museum and the Lunt Roman Fort are available for onsite, facilitated school visits. We are also accepting self-led visits again to both the Herbert and Coventry Transport Museum. Our Learning Team have worked hard to adapt our educational programme to ensure we can offer you high quality and exciting activities, whilst maintaining certain measures to provide a safe environment for you, your pupils and our staff.

If you have any questions, please do get in touch by emailing

Virtual Learning

We also have a virtual schools offer, enabling us to bring our activities direct to your school through online media. Take a look at our virtual schools programme here.

The virtual offer will also further enhance your onsite learning and support pre and post visit activities. 

Download our latest risk assessment here.


Learning Outside the Classroom

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. 




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



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, please visit our Creative Bridges website 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.

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

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.