September 20, 2017

The Memphis Brooks Museum of Art was already more than 10 years old when Sears, Roebuck & Co. opened its nearby Crosstown store in 1927 and the rest of the neighborhood began to fill in, so it was shock for many Memphians to hear about the possibility of the iconic institution leaving the only home it’s ever known.

The museum’s leadership told The Daily News that any potential relocation would be within Memphis’ city limits and that renovating the museum’s existing property at Overton Park was still very much on the table.

Read the story at The Daily News.