Rich in culture and history, Coventry is also home to many internationally-renowned attractions, including top theatres, museums and sporting venues.
Top 10 Events in Coventry
Journeys With 'The Waste Land'
Works by Peter Blake, Jacob Epstein, Elisabeth Frink, RB Kitaj, Percy Wyndham Lewis, Paul Nash, Graham Sutherland and others which have been influenced by TS Eliot's poem.
The Coventry Music Museum
A museum celebrating the city's musical heritage from the Roman occupation to the present day including sections devoted to 1950s rock'n'roll, the 1960s Beat scene, and Coventry native Delia Derbyshire.
Midland Air Museum
The self-funded independent aviation collection includes displays about the story of Sir Frank Whittle and development of the jet engine.
Coventry Watch Museum
Learn about the history of watch making in the Coventry area through a series of informative exhibitions and displays, situated in quaint Victorian cottages.
- Tourist Attraction
Brandon Marsh Nature Reserve
Set in 220 acres, the headquarters of the Warwickshire Wildlife Trust is a nature reserve plus a visitor centre with displays and activities. The Badgers Tearoom is open throughout the year.
- Nature Reserve
Experience The Art Of Tea Leaf Reading
Enjoy a high quality cup of tea followed by a reading from professional diviner Freya Ingva.
- Craft Fair
Dead Centre, a theatre company which divides its time between Dublin and London, tells the little-known tale of Shakespeare's relationship with his son, Hamnet, who died in 1596.
Scott Bradlee's Postmodern Jukebox
New York-born pianist Bradlee and his group offer lively jazz and swing reworks of pop, rock and hip hop songs by contemporary artists.
- Covers Band/Tribute Act
Afro Celt Sound System
The three-piece present their fusion of modern electronic dance rhythms with traditional Irish and West African music.