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Coventry Transport Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Open today: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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Not just about cars

This museum not only provides a history of bicycle and car making in the Coventry area, but also... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Pielle2015
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Deganwy, United Kingdom
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Fantastic but School Visit unruly on 8 January

This is a fantastic museum and such a credit to Coventry and a real national treasure. The Museum... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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If you're looking for a fantastic FREE day out for all the family, you can't beat Coventry Transport Museum. In the heart of Coventry city centre, this huge Museum is home to the world's largest collection of British road transport, and a visit...more
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Millennium Place 16 Hales Street, Coventry CV1 1JD, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This museum not only provides a history of bicycle and car making in the Coventry area, but also other facets of Coventry’s development. There is an account of the bombing of the city in WWII and how the city then renewed itself. Well worth a...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Pielle2015
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a fantastic museum and such a credit to Coventry and a real national treasure. The Museum do though need to adopt minimum standards of behaviour from visiting School visits. Our visit today at 13:00 on 8 January was interrupted by unsupervised School children...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank kimjanine2
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you have a couple of hours to spare then go to this brilliant museum. Totally centred in and around Coventry. It shows what a leader of car manufacturers we were. The exhibits are excellent and the whole place well laid out. Turn back the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Brian E
Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum is well worth a visit and its free. It's well laid out and tells you the story about Coventrys industrial heritage. From bicycles to car's it's all there from the earliest to the latest. There's also a cafe that good value for money...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Alan S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friend and I visited here with our toddlers for the morning. The space is well kept with enough space to push buggies round and for them to get out and have a wander round. The exhibits are beautifully kept but there's not many interactive...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Charlie R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First time in Coventry and lived nearby. So decided to check out the museum. Very informative and well maintained. Doesn’t take too long to explore this place. If you have an hour or two to spare, will be good to check out this museum.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank yuthras
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went in expecting a few cars and bikes how wrong was I, from first cars up to latest Land speed cars which are absolutely enormous to motorbikes and cycles of all description, Utility vehicles. police car, fire engine an so much more . Well worth...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank lovemyhols48
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Brilliant museaum Gine there for many years and now it's at it's very best much improved and they need our donations or it will not be here much longer there should be an access fee as most don't contribute when they attend you will not...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank jordan40
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This museum has something for everyone (if everyone likes something about bicycles, motorcycles, cars, or war-time industry). It’s laid out beautifully and there’s even a large window into the workshop where the public can see what pieces the museum is restoring. It’s a must if...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 350madelync
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having grown up in Coventry it was fantastic 40 years later to see so much of the automotive history of the city so well set out - loved it.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Bevpay
August 28, 2018|
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Response from sturmason | Reviewed this property |
Yes, a very good one and reasonable too
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twinklestar2015
May 19, 2018|
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Response from Amy L | Reviewed this property |
Sorry we went on a weekday. Parking was reasonable from what I remember &only a few minutes walk away.
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December 27, 2017|
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Response from Keith923 | Reviewed this property |
Hi I got the bus in, Parking could be an issue,
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