A 48.5 hectares sized park which opened in 1921 as a tribute to the local soldier who died fighting in the First World War and which features playing fields, golf course, Splash 'n' Play Park and play areas.
When: park Mon-Sun dawn-dusk, visitor centre Mon-Sun 9am-4pm
Where: War Memorial Park, Kenilworth Road, Coventry, Warwickshire. CV3 6PT
Contact: +44 (0)24 7678 6280
More Details: www.coventry.gov.uk/warmemorialpark
Set in 220 acres, the headquarters of the Warwickshire Wildlife Trust is a nature reserve plus a visitor centre with displays and activities, which was opened by Sir David Attenborough.
When: Jan-Mar, Oct-Dec, Mon-Fri 9.30am-4pm, Sat & Sun 10am-4pm, Apr-Sep, Mon-Fri 9.30am-5pm, Sat & Sun 10am-5pm
Where: Brandon Marsh Nature Reserve, Brandon Lane, Coventry, Warwickshire. CV3 3GW
Contact: +44 (0)24 7630 2912
More Details: www.warwickshirewildlifetrust.org.uk/reserves/brandon-marsh
Over 500 acres of landscaped gardens, parkland, woodland and lakes. The park offers opportunities for walks, birdwatching and fishing, while children can enjoy the climbing forest and play areas.
When: Mon-Sun 8am-7.30pm (visitor centre 10am-4pm)
Where: Coombe Country Park, Binley, Brinklow Road, Coventry, Warwickshire. CV3 2AB
Contact: +44 (0)24 7645 3720
More Details: www.coventry.gov.uk/info/136/coombe_country_park/498/coombe_country_park
Designed by architect Sir Basil Spence following the bombing of the city in 1940, Coventry Cathedral was opened in 1962 and contains striking examples of 1950s and 1960s art and architecture.
When: Mon-Sat 10am-5pm, last adm 4pm, Sun 12noon-4pm, last adm 3pm, cathedral ruins open Mon-Sun 9am-5pm
Where: Coventry Cathedral, 1 Hill Top, Coventry. CV1 5AB
Contact: +44 (0)24 7652 1200
More Details: www.coventrycathedral.org.uk
Located in the heart of Coventry, the striking building is steeped in almost 1000 years of history and boasts a famous medieval painting of the Last Judgement.
When: Mon-Sat 9.30am-4pm, Sun service times, ongoing
Where: Holy Trinity Church, 5A Priory Row, Coventry, Warwickshire. CV1 5EX
Contact: +44 (0)24 7622 0418
More Details: www.holytrinitycoventry.org.uk
The banks of the canal feature Britain's longest waterside art gallery, pocket parks, a heritage trail and a towpath.
When: Mon-Sun dawn-dusk
Where: Coventry Canal, Coventry Canal Basin, St. Nicholas Street, Coventry. CV1 4LY
More Details: www.covcanalsoc.org.uk
An off-beat shopping hub which has brought together an eclectic community of makers, doers and creative folk to revitalise a previously run-down area.
When: Mon 10am-6pm, some tenants only, Tue-Thu, Sat 10am-6pm, Fri 10am-7pm, Sun 11am-4pm, ongoing
Where: Fargo Creative Village, Far Gosford Street, Coventry, Warwickshire. CV1 5ED
Contact: +44 (0)2476 252434
More Details: www.fargovillage.co.uk
Sound artist Delia Derbyshire was a highly influential pioneer of electronic music. This permanent display includes her reel-to-reel tape recorder and her personal copy of the original Dr Who theme.
When: Thu-Sun, Bank Hol Mons 10am-4pm
Where: The Coventry Music Museum, Village Courtyard, rear of 74-80 Walsgrave Road, Coventry, Warwickshire. CV2 4ED
Contact: +44 (0)7971 171441
More Details: www.covmm.co.uk/2016/delia-derbyshire
The medieval interiors and fine artworks of the Guildhall offer a window into Coventry's past, which has included visits from Mary, Queen Of Scots and William Shakespeare.
When: From Mar 19, Mon-Thu, Sun 10am-4pm, there are occasional closures for civic and private events, phone for details, ends Oct 8
Where: St Mary's Guildhall, Bayley Lane, Coventry, Warwickshire. CV1 5RN
Contact: +44 (0)24 7683 3328
More Details: www.stmarysguildhall.co.uk
The Herbert's early years play space is a room filled with sensory items designed to inspire young imaginations. This year, running alongside the main Viking exhibition, it has a Viking Voyage theme.
When: Mon-Sat 10am-4pm, Sun 12noon-4pm, ends Aug 28
Where: Herbert Art Gallery & Museum, Jordan Well, Coventry, West Midlands. CV1 5QP
Contact: +44 (0)24 7623 7521
More Details: www.theherbert.org/whats_on/1151/early_years_exhibition_a_very_viking_voyage
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