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Coventry Transport Museum

Opens in 21 min: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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What a fantastic museum. For the record I am not a car or motorcycle enthusiast by any stretch of... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Norwich, England
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Enjoyable and bigger than expected

Allow plenty of time for this visit as there is so much to see. I particularly liked the bike... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Derby, United Kingdom
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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
+44 24 7623 4270
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What a fantastic museum. For the record I am not a car or motorcycle enthusiast by any stretch of the imagination, however I really enjoyed my 2 hours here. Not only does the museum have a superb collection of interesting vehicles (particularly cars, motorcycles and...More

Thank mystic100
Reviewed yesterday

Allow plenty of time for this visit as there is so much to see. I particularly liked the bike section at the beginning and the history of biking in the UK. They have a Gripper bike on display which brought back childhood memories.My husband enjoyed...More

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Reviewed yesterday

Utterly fantastic. Could spend all day here. If it moves on wheels it's probably here. Too much to describe just go there.

Thank geoff r
Reviewed yesterday

We spent several hours wandering around this great museum. Horse drawn carriages, cycles, motor cycles, cars, buses, coaches, emergency vehicles and war vehicles through the years. There was plenty of entertainment and dressing up for children as well.

Thank Sue S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Went went here as my 8 year old had a school project, I wasn’t sure what to expect but it surpassed all expectations I had. Really well set out, informative, interactive in parts with some amazing bikes and cars. The kids 8 & 5 thought...More

Thank Glenn F
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Historic trip through the evolution of the car. Amazingly large inside, free to visit what could be better. Loved by all the family all ages....

Thank Richard B
Reviewed 2 days ago

What a cracking place. So much to see and absolutely free. Kept us entertained for ages. Well worth seekingg out even when I argued with my satnav. Get yourselves there.

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This place is amazing , we go every time it is a rainy day and we still love it every time . Never gets boring !

Thank Millie_Stout
Reviewed 3 days ago

Excellent day out to see a very fine collection of what made Coventry the place it is. Well laid and all exhibits nicely presented with clear labelling. Friendly to those of us who are mobility challenged, worth ringing before a visit. Good comfortable cafe with...More

Thank Cyril C
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Visited here after the cathedral, on a day trip from london. The collection of cars (and other vehicles) is enormous. The layout is chronological and there is a lot of interesting information displays - including a pretty honest assessment of where things went wrong for...More

Thank Matthew G
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28 August 2018|
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Response from sturmason | Reviewed this property |
Yes, a very good one and reasonable too
20 May 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.
28 December 2017|
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Response from Keith923 | Reviewed this property |
Hi I got the bus in, Parking could be an issue,