As the city of culture 2021 Coventry has so much to offer and we want our guests to experience the very best this City has to offer. Take a look at some of the local attractions that Coventry has to offer.
Herbert Art Gallery & Museum
The Herbert Art Gallery & Museum is the perfect place to delve into Coventry’s history and engage with art and culture.
Investigate the natural world, modern art, and the Old Masters. Wander through dazzling interactive displays, and enjoy the latest exhibitions while admiring the building’s unique architecture.
The Herbert is also home to Coventry Archives, the city’s destination for historical documents,
photographs, maps and archival materials.
You can also book special tours of the Old Grammar School and Medieval Undercroft should you wish to explore Coventry’s rich history further.
Coventry Transport Museum
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. Visitors can expect captivating displays, interactive galleries, and highly immersive exhibitions – a day to remember.
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.
With an award-winning coffee house, picnic areas throughout the museum and an exceptional gift shop, it makes a fantastic day out!
The Wave Coventry
The UK’s newest indoor water park is now open in the heart of Coventry.
Six high-octane slides precision-engineered for maximum fun, and a state-of-the-art gym and fitness suite to get the blood pumping.
SPILLS The UK’s biggest wave pool, churning 20 million litres of water everyday.
AND SPACE TO CHILL
A relaxing beach café, lazy river and a luxurious spa for those who just want to kick back and let their troubles float away.
So get your towels, trunks and rubber rings ready, it’s time to ride The Wave #TheWaveCoventry
The Belgrade Theatre features an 850 seat main auditorium that hosts professional touring productions and a newer studio space which can hold a smaller audience of 250-300 guests.
The theatre is a major art and cultural facility in Coventry and remains one of the largest regional producing theatres in Britain
As soon as it was opened in 1962, Coventry Cathedral became a major tourist attraction, welcoming thousands of visitors each year. Tourists and pilgrims come from all over the world to experience this extraordinary building and to share something of the quest for peace and reconciliation embodied by the dramatic contrast of the Ruins and the New Cathedral. We’d love to welcome you too!
The Cathedral Ruins and the New Cathedral are currently open between 10:30 am and 3:45pm from Monday to Saturday, and until 3pm on Sunday.
FarGo is an artistically re-purposed industrial space in Coventry City Centre, designed exclusively for creative, independent businesses and like-minded visitors. Located on Far Gosford Street, a recently regenerated area with a rich cultural heritage.
We are fiercely independent! We have an eclectic mix of over 40 independent businesses based here, including a craft brewery, artisan food, vegan shop, printing , a museum dedicated to Sgt Bilko and a Crossfit Box!