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George Lucas offered new museum site in San Francisco
George Lucas offered new museum site in San Francisco

The city of San Francisco has stepped up its effort to lure George Lucas and his prized art collection by proposing a new site for the "Star Wars" filmmaker's long-planned museum. Mayor Edwin Lee recently sent a letter to Lucas proposing to use a 2.3- acre lot across from the city's Embarcadero, according to published reports. Lucas is believed to be considering Chicago or San Francisco for the site of his museum, which would display his personal art collection as well as movie-related objects. Lee's offer is for a lot in between AT&T Park to the south and the Bay Bridge to the north. The San Francisco Chronicle reported that the Port of San Francisco owns the...

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