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Coventry Transport Museum

Millennium Place 16 Hales Street, Coventry CV1 1JD, England
+44 24 7623 4270
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Excellent free attraction

I've regularly passed the Transport Musuem and dismissed it as being too small looking from the... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2016
Suggsey
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Really interesting & free place

This is a great place to visit to see all the different cars over the years and bring back a lot of... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2016
mark g
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Coventry, United Kingdom
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
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Millennium Place 16 Hales Street, Coventry CV1 1JD, England
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+44 24 7623 4270
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Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

I've regularly passed the Transport Musuem and dismissed it as being too small looking from the outside to warrant a visit. What a mistake! It's a tardis....and best of all free to visit. The history of the bicycle and the Automotive heritage of Coventry and...More

Thank Suggsey
Reviewed 28 July 2016

This is a great place to visit to see all the different cars over the years and bring back a lot of memories. With cars not only from years ago but some of the later rally and sports cars. Some great jag cars which are...More

Thank mark g
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

My little girl loves coming here and we come here once s week. The tractor exhibit is great especially the story area and play area. The normal exhibit of cars etc is fascinating also. Would recommend!

Thank Kelly A
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Had wonderfull experience, kids were ocupied for long time and found a lot of interest in the exhibition. Loved it!

Thank M277NAjackr
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

Very interesting and surprisingly inexpensive well worth a visit. Although don't take a son of a farm work and who has friends who are farmers. Because he found a picture that was labelled up wrongly in the farm vehicles section. Otherwise great had would recommend...More

Thank maryhassell14
Reviewed 27 July 2016

It's an exciting car museum. The Museum present a history of transportation vehicles, from bicycles to the fastest car in the world. The Surprise of the museum is the fastest car in the world - Thrust SSC, or Thrust supersonic car. This is a British...More

Thank ions1965
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Amazing, you can easily spend a few hours admiring different modes of transport, showing time lines of how they evolved. I believe they have a themed area, and on my visit it was tractors. Although its free addmission, I left a donation due to how...More

Thank TinaPatel
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

We visited this museum on Sunday 24th July with two coaches full of passengers on a mystery tour. We were greeted by a costumed member of staff who gave us a brief insight into this museum. Our group were then free to browse at their...More

Thank amy-good89
Reviewed 26 July 2016

if you love transport this is the place for you. it is free, it is full of cars and it is right in the heart of historic Coventry.

Thank ethan8simmons
Reviewed 26 July 2016

There should be a charge for entry. You won't be disappointed - unless you don't like cars of course.

Thank GaynorandWayne
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Katie L
is there any hotels near transport museum.
12 April 2017|
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Response from annemariemctavish | Reviewed this property |
There are a number of ones in easy reach including a Premier, Ibis, Ramada and lots of guest houses. Premier Inn at Belgrade Plaza is less than a 10 minute walk away. Hope that helps.
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Katie L
disabled parking near museum
20 March 2017|
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Response from lynnc185 | Reviewed this property |
Hello, we came in on a day coach trip so cannot answer your question about nearby parking. Didn't appear to be any in the immediate vicinity of the museum, although multi storey not too far away
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diamonds30
What are the opening times for Xmas and New Year
12 December 2016|
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Response from tbarlow1943 | Reviewed this property |
Coventry Transport Museum is not open Dec 24-25-26 nor Jan 1st otherwise 10am-4pm 7days per week
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