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The Coventry Music Museum

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Coventry Music Museum

For anyone with a keen interest in music this is a 'must go' experience. For a period in time... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jane M
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Poped in as friends were up for weekend ,what a blast from the passed,FAB place,friendly... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Josie S
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Our multi awatd winning museum celebrates music from Coventry and Warwickshire in all its forms. Not just 2-Tone. From Delia Derbyshire to King, from The Specials to The Enemy, Hazel O'Connor, The Primitives and even the famous John Lennon Yoko Ono...more
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7 The Courtyard 74-80 Walsgrave Road | Unit 3, The 2-Tone Village Courtyard, Rear of 74-80 Walsgrave Road, Coventry CV2 4ED, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The museum introduces the history of the music in general. The visit is very focus on the different artists from Coventry, or who recorded their album in Coventry. Personally, I did not know a lot about these artists, so it was a pleasure to discover...More

Thank M C
Godiva12, Director Curator at The Coventry Music Museum, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Wow great words, many thanks, glad we were all smiling, it's what we are all about.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

For anyone with a keen interest in music this is a 'must go' experience. For a period in time Coventry bands ruled the pop world and made ground breaking strides towards creating the modern diverse Britain we now know. Great way to spend a few...More

Thank Jane M
Godiva12, Director Curator at The Coventry Music Museum, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Yeah!!, so well written, many thanks Mark

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Poped in as friends were up for weekend ,what a blast from the passed,FAB place,friendly staff,great memorabilia ,bring back fond memories of my youth ,well worth a vist x

Thank Josie S
Godiva12, Director Curator at The Coventry Music Museum, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Great reviews, so glad you poped in to see us.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Such an amazing place to visit and this is my 2nd time I've been. The staff are amazing and take their time to explain all about the music and exhibits if you ask a question. Very enjoyable and well worth the entry fee. Get yourself...More

Thank LisaH6637
Godiva12, Director Curator at The Coventry Music Museum, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

We love our returning visitors, thanks for coming back..

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This little museum tells the history of music in Coventry. 2-tone obviously features a great deal but their is masses of memorabila from the 1950s and earlier through to the present day! The curator and staff are extremely informative and make sure you have a...More

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Godiva12, Director Curator at The Coventry Music Museum, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Many thanks, great words, so glad it was fun!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I visited with my fiancé, arriving in the afternoon. I was pleasantly greeted by Ruth who was incredibly enthusiastic and got us both excited to look around. We were escorted to the best place to start the tour by Phil, who was cheerful and helpful...More

Thank Oliver W
Godiva12, Director Curator at The Coventry Music Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Oh wow! What a great review, we really do hope you can come back..

Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

What a brilliant place, love SKA but everyone would like it here. Really took me back to my younger days. The people that volunteer their time are so friendly, welcoming and helpful.

Thank annabelle284
Godiva12, Director Curator at The Coventry Music Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Great words, especially about our amazing volunteers, thanks SO much.

Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

Great for anyone interested in Coventry history, ska or reggae music. All the staff were great and the cafe is also lovely! Definitely worth a visit.

Thank yeskat1
Godiva12, Director Curator at The Coventry Music Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Many thanks for your "Brilliant" review.

Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Brilliant place with loads to see! Me and my mate went today as we are massive ska fans and we loved every minute! Had a great breakfast in the simmer down cafe restaurant and a good mooch round the two shops by the museum with...More

Thank Carina D
Godiva12, Director Curator at The Coventry Music Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2018

Amazing words too, thanks so much..

Reviewed 6 September 2018

we had a lovely afternoon here, in the museum, perusing the two shops and eating in the café. the museum is a wonderful collection of pieces telling the story very clearly of the Coventry music scene. The food in the Café was very good. Everyone...More

Thank MandyOutAndAbout
Godiva12, Director Curator at The Coventry Music Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2018

Great words we are all Ska'd for life, thanks again..

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Helen A
19 May 2018|
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Response from Godiva12 | Property representative |
Thanks all, it's well been answered on here.
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Nasonss
12 April 2018|
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Response from Godiva12 | Property representative |
Sadly not very..we have a stairclimer for access to the main museum as it's up a flight of stairs. but users must transfer to use it. plus are skilled operators are unable to use it due to injury. very sorry. Peter
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elainebaker2018
8 April 2018|
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Response from Brum-tony | Reviewed this property |
As long as you want but it is not a big place . YOPU could visit the whole village shop coffee shop and museum in a couple of hours
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