As of December 2015, Blue Bell Creameries does not offer facility tours at its Sylacauga, Alabama, and Brenham, Texas locations. Blue Bell offered tours at both facilities in the past, but discontinued the practice.
Blue Bell Creameries, founded in Brenham, Texas, in 1907 as the Brenham Creamery Company, manufactures ice cream and frozen desserts. As of 1992, Blue Bell was the second-most popular ice cream in the United Sates.
The Brenham headquarters visitor center opened in 1988 and features a country store and ice cream parlor, open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. The Sylacauga location opened in 1996 with a country store and ice cream parlor, open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.