General Information

Museum Hours

The Zentrum Museum

The Zentrum is currently closed to visitors.  We apologize for any inconvenience.  Please continue to monitor the website for updates. 

The BMW Zentrum is more than a museum. It’s a hospitable host and a unique destination for conferences and large events alike. See what’s coming up in the near future, what’s happened in the recent past and what the Zentrum offers for your very own event.

  • Open Monday – Friday from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
  • For information call 1-888-Tour-BMW
  • Entrance to the Zentrum is free. Please refer to the list of Zentrum closings.
  • For information on Public Plant Tours, click here.

Tours of BMW Manufacturing are currently unavailable.

BMW began manufacturing vehicles in the United States in 1994 and has since produced more than four million vehicles for the world.  BMW Group has invested more than $8 billion in the South Carolina plant.

Currently, BMW Manufacturing produces more than 1,400 vehicles each day and exports 70 percent of its production to 140 countries around the world.  The factory is the exclusive producer of all BMW X3, X4, X5 and X6 Sports Activity Vehicles and Coupes (and their variants) to more than 140 global markets.




  • 1/1 New Year’s Day
  • 1/15 Martin Luther King Day
  • 3/30 Good Friday
  • 5/28 Memorial Day
  • 7/2-7/6 Zentrum Closed, Summer Maintenance
  • 9/3 Labor Day
  • 11/22-23 Thanksgiving Holiday
  • 12/24-31 Christmas Holiday
  • New Year’S Day January 1, 2019