- Museums and Art Galleries
Suitable for all ages
Venue type: Indoor
Located in the historic centre of Coventry, next to the Cathedral ruins, the Herbert Art Gallery and Museum is the cultural hub of the city. Visit us for Free to immerse yourself and your family in arts, history and culture. With a selection of permanent galleries and temporary exhibition spaces, along with a whole host of ongoing workshops and events, the Herbert offers a great day out. Our fantastic family offer was recognised when we won the Guardian Family Friendly Museum Award in 2010.
Discover what life was really like in Coventry through the centuries, through personal stories, historical films and our amazing collections. Wander through dazzling interactive displays and investigate the natural world, modern art, and the old masters in our eight permanent galleries. Explore a wide range of exhibitions, many from prestigious national museums, in the temporary exhibition spaces.
Our modern building is fully accessible to people with disabilities and we offer baby changing facilities, cafe, gift shop, history centre and archives and media suites. We also cater for events and corporate hire.
- Picnics Allowed
- Restaurant Onsite
- Snacks Available
- Wheelchair Friendly
- Toilets Available
- Baby Changing Available
- Disabled Toilets Available
Getting There and Contact Information
Jordan Well, Coventry, West Midlands, CV1 5QP, England
Standard Opening Times and Pricing
Monday - Saturday: 10.00am - 4.00pm Sunday: 12.00pm - 4.00pm
The Herbert Cafe is operated by Signatures Cafes and Restaurants, our innovative catering partner.
Disabled Toilets, Disabled lift access. Standard facilities available.
Godiva and Coventry Limited Edition Merchandise, Ceramics, Glassware, Handmade Jewellery, Artist Crafts, Toys, Games, Gadgets, Books, Taschen Art Books, Stationary, Greetings Cards, Posters, Reproduction Medals and Coins.
Baby food facilities
Baby changing facilities, toddler toilets, breastfeeding friendly. Pushchair storage.