ABOUT THE NASCAR HALL OF FAME
Conveniently located in Uptown Charlotte, the NASCAR Hall of Fame is an interactive entertainment attraction honoring the history and heritage of NASCAR.
ABOUT THE HALL
The NASCAR Hall of Fame is an interactive entertainment attraction honoring the history and heritage of NASCAR. The high-tech venue, designed to educate and entertain race fans and non-fans alike, opened May 11, 2010, and includes artifacts, hands-on exhibits, a 278-person state-of-the-art theater, Hall of Honor, Buffalo Wild Wings restaurant, NASCAR Hall of Fame Gear Shop, NASCAR Productions-operated broadcast studio and an attached parking garage on Brevard Street.
The 5-acre site also includes a privately developed 19-story office tower and 102,000-square-foot expansion to the Charlotte Convention Center, highlighted by a 40,000-square-foot ballroom. The NASCAR Hall of Fame is owned by the City of Charlotte, licensed by NASCAR and operated by the Charlotte Regional Visitors Authority.
The goal of the facility is to honor NASCAR icons and create an enduring tribute to the drivers, crew members, team owners and others that have impacted the sport in the past, present and future.
LOCATION & HOURS
400 East Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd.
Charlotte, NC 28202
- The Hall will be open on Tuesdays for general admission beginning May 16
- Extended hours of operation for North Wilkesboro Race Weekend (May 19-20) 10AM-6PM
- Extended hours of operation for Charlotte Race Week (listed below)
- May 25-26: 10AM-6PM
- May 27: 9AM-6PM
- May 28: 10AM-6PM
- Entrance at 500 S. Brevard St.
- First 30 min - $4
- Each add. 30 min - +$2
- $20 daily max
- Entrance at 501 S. Caldwell St.
- Daily rate - $10
- 7 days/week pending availability
Open daily, the Gear Shop is the official store of the NASCAR Hall of Fame offering gifts for racing fans you can't find anywhere else.
We strive to provide all of our guests with an enjoyable experience by offering services to assist with various needs and abilities.
Submit a request to have your organization or cause represented through the ribbon of lights that stream across the exterior of our building.
THE NASCAR HALL OF FAME COMPLEX
The NASCAR Hall of Fame is one component of the NASCAR Hall of Fame Complex adjacent to the Charlotte Convention Center. The Complex includes:
The NASCAR Hall of Fame: An 86,500 sq. ft. state-of-the-art hall of fame, entertainment attraction and museum.
Crown Ballroom: The 40,000 sq. ft. ballroom is located in the Charlotte Convention Center. The Crown Ballroom has a seating capacity of 2,400 banquet style and more than 4,200 theater style.
NASCAR Plaza Office Tower: A 393,000 sq. ft., 19-story, Class A office building developed by Lauth Properties, in a joint venture with Rubenstein Partners, and NASCAR. NASCAR and NASCAR Productions are primary tenants and include full-scale studios to be operated by NASCAR Images.
NASCAR Hall of Fame Parking Garage: Features more than 1,000 parking spaces.
Owned by the City of Charlotte
Licensed by NASCAR
Operated by the CHARLOTTE REGIONAL VISITORS AUTHORITY
Designed by Pei Cobb Freed & Partners
40,000 sq. ft. of exhibit space
OUR MISSION & VISION
The NASCAR Hall of Fame will be recognized as an essential and enduring part of the NASCAR community, our fans’ experiences, and the Charlotte region; be the premier sports hall of fame; and be a must-see destination asset.
Through memorable and dynamic experiences tailored for diverse and wide-ranging audiences and stakeholders, the NASCAR Hall of Fame:
- Serves as the recognized home for honoring NASCAR’s evolving history, celebrated heritage and family-oriented traditions.
- Drives economic impact for the Charlotte region as a signature, must-experience iconic landmark.
- Provides superior and memorable experiences that exceed expectations.
- Provides inspiring educational and public program experiences through the sport’s legacy of innovation.