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  • Godiva Awards Winner

Museum, free entry

GODIVA AWARDS WINNER - Best Family Friendly Venture 2010


Jamie Perry


Jordan Well,


Discover what it was really like to live, work and play in Coventry 50, 150 and 500 years ago, wander through dazzling multi-sensory interactive displays and investigate the natural world; compare modern art with old masters and understand the city's wartime experiences.

Explore a wide range of art exhibitions from prestigious national museums in the four temporary exhibition spaces. For information on FREE family events, exhibitions, talks and activities or to join our mailing list visit

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled accessDisabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPublic toiletsWelcome HostAccepts groupsFacilities for corporate hospitality

Children welcomeDisabled accessSmoking not allowed

Opening details

Monday to Saturday 10.00am - 4.00pm
Sunday 12.00pm - 4.00pm.


Free entry



We are conveniently situated in the heart of Coventry City centre, adjacent to Coventry Cathedral and University. We have excellent transport links with a bus stop just outside the gallery and at just a 10 minute walk from Coventry train station

Parking- bookable 3 spaces and near by paid parking

Public transport- Bus Station, Park and Ride South & North and Coventry Train Station

Parking: with charge

Accessible by Public Transport: 0 miles from Coventry station


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Welcome HostWelcome Host
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Smoking not allowedSmoking not allowed

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