Coventry Transport Museum



  • All The Family
  • Under 5s
  • School Age
  • Adults






*** COVID-19 UPDATE ***

After 15 weeks of closure, Coventry Transport Museum will reopen to the public on Monday 20 July 2020.
For information on how they are keeping visitors and staff safe, visit this link -

The opening hours are the same (10am - 5pm), however it is recommended that you arrive before 3.00pm to ensure entry.

Coventry Transport Museum houses the largest publicly owned collection of British vehicles on the planet and tells the story of a city which changed the world through transport.

14 fully accessible galleries are home to the fastest vehicle in the world, pioneering bicycles, transport champions and many of the most innovative, memorable and luxurious vehicles of the last 200 years.

For those seeking more adventure, walk through The Blitz experience or enjoy a ride in one of three simulator rides.

With an award-winning coffee house, picnic areas throughout the museum and an exceptional gift shop, it makes a fantastic day out!

Facilities include:

Museum Guides
There are full-colour museum guides available in the shop for £3. There is also a large wall map available in reception, near the main entrance.

Food / Drink
Esquires Café is situated to the left of the main entrance. The café is fully wheelchair and pushchair accessible.
A Picnic Area is located in Gallery 8 Workdays and Holidays for you to enjoy your packed lunches.

Baby changing facilities and baby feeding
Baby changing facilities are available in the accessible toilet by Esquires as well as the parent room on the first floor in Gallery 10 .
Breastfeeding and bottle feeding is welcome throughout the museum. Should you and your baby prefer more privacy, a parent room is available.
Hot water for baby bottles is available from the café on request. Esquires also offers a child friendly menu.

Gift Shop
The shop can be found to the right of the main museum entrance.

Safe storage
Lockers, wheelchair-hire and buggy parking can be found on the right before Reception. Please ask at Reception if you need any assistance.

Admission Fee

The museum issues annual tickets, and allows visitors unlimited visits for an entire year (valid for 365 days from date of purchase).

  • Adults: £14.00 per year
  • Concessions (Senior / Student) £10.50 per year
  • Junior (5-16yrs): £7.00 per year
  • 4 or under: FREE
  • Essential Carer: FREE
  • Family (2+2): £35.00 per year
  • Small Family (1+3): £28.00 per year
  • GoCV card holders: FREE

There is no parking available at the Museum itself, however the nearest parking is:

  • Bishop Street CV1 1JN
  • Belgrade Plaza CV1 4AJ

Open hours