Attractions and Places to Visit in Coventry

Whether you’re visiting for the day or staying in Coventry a little longer; why not get cultural at one of our free attractions, step back in time at a world famous heritage site. Surrounded by the Warwickshire countryside in the heart of England, the cathedral city of Coventry is home to a unique selection of internationally renowned attractions, museums, shopping centres, and quirky restaurants.

This heritage city is best known for historic sites like the Coventry Cathedral, the Lady Godiva statue, and St Mary’s Guildhall.

The city of Coventry prides itself in being a place of diversity and culture; this is demonstrated by the wide range of activities and locations found here.

Coventry Cathedral - St Michael

Coventry Cathedral - St Michael

St Michael’s Spire stands majestically in the heart of Coventry city centre. The building remains one of the most important international symbols of peace and reconciliation in the world, and is one of the city’s three remaining spires.
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Bagot’s Castle in Coventry

Bagot’s Castle

Bagot's Castle, a 14th century castle in the village of Baginton, Warwickshire in the English Midlands. It now stands in ruins, and this website is dedicated to those volunteers who are conserving what remains for future generations.
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Holy Trinity Church Coventry

Holy Trinity Church Coventry

The first known reference to Holy Trinity Church is in 1113. Its beginnings are tied in to the history of the Benedictine Priory of St Mary which was associated with Earl Leofric and Lady Godiva.
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Cook Street Gate

Cook Street Gate

Forming part of the old Coventry wall, Cook Street Gate can be found at the very top of Lady Herbert's Garden and looks out across Chauntry Place. The construction of this gate began in the early C14 and was completed later that century following...

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The Coventry Transport Museum

Coventry Transport Museum

Explore Coventry Transport Museum and be whisked away into stories of real people, real passions and real hope. Discover how Coventry became the centre of the world’s motor and cycle industries.
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Herbert Art Gallery & Museum

Herbert Art Gallery & Museum

Directly opposite Coventry’s two Cathedrals lies the inspiring Herbert Art Gallery & Museum. This FREE ADMISSION museum tells the fascinating story of Coventry’s history from the Medieval to the modern, including a whole gallery dedicated to the much-loved Lady Godiva story.

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