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The Coventry Music Museum

7 The Courtyard 74-80 Walsgrave Road | Unit 3, The 2-Tone Village Courtyard, Rear of 74-80 Walsgrave Road, Coventry CV2 4ED, England
+44 7971 171441
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Very compact!

Smaller than I imagined and I knew it was going to be small. The volunteer enthusiasts bring the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Sarah P
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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
Second visit and it won't be our last!

This museum is a true gem of musical history. We visited a couple of years ago and enjoyed it so... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
MRB01
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Solihull, United Kingdom
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7 The Courtyard 74-80 Walsgrave Road | Unit 3, The 2-Tone Village Courtyard, Rear of 74-80 Walsgrave Road, Coventry CV2 4ED, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Smaller than I imagined and I knew it was going to be small. The volunteer enthusiasts bring the displays and information to life. Get the number 8 bus out towards gosford green and watch out for the brown sign- hopefully you will get a friendly...More

Thank Sarah P
Reviewed 2 days ago

This museum is a true gem of musical history. We visited a couple of years ago and enjoyed it so much we bought a friend to experience it this time. There is such a warm welcome to this very reasonably priced attraction. The guides have...More

Thank MRB01
Reviewed 2 days ago

A small museum, but packed with memorabilia from Coventry's music scene - mostly 2-Tone, but also a lot from before and since. All expertly presented and producing lots of "ooh, I remember that" - from all ages of our party (some old enough to remember...More

Thank RubyBF
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Fantastic place small but well run and a great warm welcome from Ruth . Great blast from the past Lots of fun in the studio 😎😎🎤

Thank Jo S
Reviewed 5 days ago

Visited this small but brilliant museum today and loved it. Run by enthusiasts who have created a fascinating and unique space, packed full of interesting items. Very friendly staff, great recording studio room to encourage 'hands on' with the instruments and links up well with...More

Thank 4fabrobs
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a small museum well worth finding. We thoroughly enjoyed our visit, from the friendly and enthusiastic welcome and the 'fun' in the recording studio, The exhibits were well presented and clearly explained. We are full of admiration for the staff who made our...More

Thank Alan R
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the museum again today as we wanted to bring some friends. We thoroughly enjoyed our visit and were made to feel welcome by all. We noticed things that we missed the first time round as there is a lot to take in.I still...More

Thank Simon C
Godiva12, Director Curator at The Coventry Music Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We love guests who come back, all part of the CMM family. Thanks SO much.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Only positive comments from me. I drove up from London to visit the museum and was not disappointed. Two Tone music was about fashion, sounds and a mindset, all of which are captured in this place. The memories just kept flooding back. The staff are...More

Thank Terry H
Godiva12, Director Curator at The Coventry Music Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Wow, amazing words, many thanks.

Reviewed 1 week ago

It's a very interesting place that was full of places I'd been, bands I saw, records I listened to when I was younger. The guide who was on hand the whole time was also a mine of information. A brilliant little museum that made me...More

Thank Karla G
Godiva12, Director Curator at The Coventry Music Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Great you had the full nostalgia trip..Thanks for the amazing words.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You (well, your children first of all) can try playing some musical instruments before taking a tour through the display areas. Just outside the museum a cafe with well-cooked food and drinks at very reasonable prices. If you are used to London prices, you will...More

Thank MorganfieldMcKinley
Godiva12, Director Curator at The Coventry Music Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi there, thanks for a positive review, but are you aware that you gave us a "Awful" rating, did we do something wrong, or did you make a mistake? We would love to know.

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Annegl62
23 July 2017|
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Response from Godiva12 | Property representative |
Only for guide dogs, Anne
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jackiedd63
12 April 2017|
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Response from Leonie K | Reviewed this property |
There will be a barbecue from 3 pm at the 2 tone cafe and the bar is open until 9 pm on Easter Sunday.
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Katy8409
22 February 2017|
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Response from Godiva12 | Property representative |
Hi admission is £3 for Adults.. £1 children (5-15) £2 Consessions (NUS and Senior Citizens) regards Pete
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