Local history and heritage

Bond's hospital

Coventry History Centre and local archives

Visit our archives held at The Herbert Art Gallery and Museum.

St Mary's Guildhall

Find out more about medieval St. Mary’s Guildhall.

Coventry's history

A brief history of Coventry and Lady Godiva.

Coventry Blitz

About the Coventry Blitz and the city's commemoration events.

Council House

Read about the development of Coventry's Council House.


Find out about the history of Broadgate.

Coventry Peace Trail 

Find out about the Coventry Peace Trail - a short guide to the city centre sites associated with peace and reconciliation. 

Upper Precinct history

Find out about the history of Upper Precinct and about Donald Gibson. 

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