Coventry history and heritage
Pictures Of Coventry
Run by the Council, this site contains countless archive photographs from around our city which can be viewed for free, or larger prints can be purchased. A priceless collection.
Coventry Corporation Transport
A website dedicated to the memory of Coventry Corporation Transport (CCT), which existed between 1912 and 1974, and has been created to formalise the memories that have evolved over time.
A forum for people interested in the Coventry Corporation Transport from the days before 1974.
An online memories collection capturing stories & images relating to Coventry. The site allows members of the public to post stories from the last Century regarding the life and times of the City and its People.
The Society promote the environment, high standards of planning, high quality public amenities and harmonious relations among the community, as well as trying to preserve and promote Coventry's heritage and history.
Coventry And District Archaeological Society
CADAS have been promoting archaeology in the Coventry area since 1965. If you live near Coventry, and have always wanted to take part in a dig, then by joining CADAS you can do just that.
The Herbert Art Gallery
The official site for Coventry's premier art gallery and museum, with up to date information on events and exhibitions as well as features on archaeology, natural history and more.
Stevengraphs Bookmarks & Postcards etc.
A site where Stevengraph collectors can view a wide variety of Thomas Stevens and similar products. There are well over 1,000 items illustrated.
The History of A.W.A.
This site chronicles the development of Sir W. G. Armstrong Whitworth Aircraft Limited, a company that was a leader in aviation and a major employer in Coventry.
The Coventry Watch Museum Project
...consists of a group of people, many of whom were born and bred in Coventry, who are seeking to inform people about the history of watchmaking which was so important to the industrial development of the city.
The War Memorial Park
A website dedicated to the men and women who have plaques in the War Memorial Park, Coventry. Includes lists of plaques and medals, plus a brief history of the park.
BBCi Coventry history page
The official BBC interactive site's Coventry page with many archive films and WW2 information including a special piece of historic footage of Princess Elizabeth visiting Coventry in 1948
Museum of British Road Transport
Coventry's world famous Transport Museum online. Here, you can find out more about the fascinating items in the museum as well as viewing many fine historic photographs of classic cars and bikes.
A Coventry Kid
A personal and heartwarming site by "Coventry kid" Jo Vernon. View genuine old photographs and be captivated by Jo's account of growing up in our city from pre-war towards the present.
This is the ultimate museum dedicated to Coventry's rich musical heritage, incorporating world renowned 2-Tone Central and also includes the other side of Coventry's music history which will surprise many people.
A tour around Historic Coventry with our spookhunters team learning about the many reported unexplained events and possible ghosts that haunt Coventry.
Telephone Works, GEC, Coventry
A pictorial record of the development of the premises latterly known as New Century Park in Coventry, but which for most of its life was known as Telephone Works, the head office of GEC Telecommunications.