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Like other European automakers
is keen to welcome visitors at its headquarters in Munich, and you don't even have to buy a car to see it.
The Bavarian automaker's principal visitors center is BMW Welt
, a dynamic attraction that has welcomed some two million visitors every year since opening in 2007. BMW Welt (from the German for "world") includes a delivery center where as many as 100 new customers pick up their new cars every day, as well as interactive exhibits showcasing the company's operations in R&D, design and production, as well as concert venues and conference rooms and even a Junior Campus for younger guests.
Visitors to BMW Welt can also stop by the neighboring BMW Museum
to check out the 120 original exhibits covering 90 years of BMW history laid out on a virtual roadway across 25 exhibition areas that some 400,000 visitors see each year. Finally, visitors can also tour the company's main plant in Munich where BMW produces the 3 Series
sedan and wagon as well as the bulk of its engines.
Planning a trip to Germany sometime soon? Follow the jump
to read more in the full press release and scope out the enormous gallery of high-res images for an idea of what to expect.Continue reading BMW highlights factory tour experience in Munich
BMW highlights factory tour experience in Munich
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