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Plan your Visit

World-class collection in a World-class museum

Opening Hours

We recommend that you arrive before 3.00pm to ensure entry.

Our normal opening hours Monday - Sunday (including bank holidays) are:
10.00am - 5.00pm (last admission 4.30pm)

Open every day of the year except 24 – 26 December and 1 January.

Please click here for admission prices

Most Coventry Residents are eligible for free entry 

Read the Admission FAQ here


Please note:

We reserve the right at our discretion to alter our advertised arrangements for Events and Exhibitions, and to cancel without notice. Special exhibitions may have additional restrictions.

Your visit to the museum is at all times subject to any notice to visitors we post on the premises. We reserve the right to refuse to allow entry to our premises, or remove from our premises any person that fails to comply with any reasonable instructions that we may give to visitors from time to time.

We will sometimes conduct bag searches. The searches look for restricted items and any other material that might be considered a risk to our collection, or to the health and safety and enjoyment of our visitors. Any items found will be removed at the bag-searching point will be recorded and returned to the visitor on departure. If our staff finds anything they consider to be illegal, they will confiscate it and contact the Police.

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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.