General Information


REGISTER ONLINE or call 1-888-tourBMW (868-7269).

Museum Hours

The Zentrum Museum

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 (868-7269) 
  • Entrance and viewing the Zentrum Museum is free. Please refer to the list of Zentrum closings.
  • For information on Public Plant Tours, click here.

To schedule a plant tour, REGISTER ONLINE or call 1-888-tourBMW (868-7269). 


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 $10 billion in the South Carolina plant.

Currently, BMW Manufacturing produces more than 1,400 vehicles each day and exports 70 percent of its production.  The factory is the global producer of BMW X3, X4, X5, X6 and X7 Sports Activity Vehicles and Coupes (and their variants) to more than 140 global markets.




  • 1/1-7 New Year’s Break
  • 1/21 Martin Luther King Day
  • 2/22 Private Event (Closed to the Public)
  • 4/4 Private Event (Closed to the Public)
  • 4/19 Good Friday
  • 5/27 Memorial Day
  • 6/18 Private Event (Closed to the Public)
  • 7/1-5 Zentrum Closed, Summer Maintenance
  • 7/17-18 Private Event (Closed to the Public)
  • 7/30 Closed at Noon
  • 9/2 Labor Day
  • 11/28-29 Thanksgiving Holiday
  • 12/23-31 Christmas Holiday
  • New Year’s Day January 1, 2020