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George Lucas & Stormtroopers (credit: STEFANUS IAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Idea To Put George Lucas Museum On Piers 30-32 At San Francisco Waterfront Gaining Traction

Facing the possibility of losing a museum for George Lucas’ collections, an idea to place the museum at Piers 30-32 has gained support from two former San Francisco mayors.

05/05/2014

George Lucas & Stormtroopers (credit: STEFANUS IAN/AFP/Getty Images)

San Francisco Mayor Wants To Keep George Lucas Museum In City

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee has asked his staff to come up with a short list of possible sites to keep Star Wars creator George Lucas’ proposed museum of filmmaking memorabilia in San Francisco, even as Lucas is considering other locations like Chicago.

05/04/2014

George Lucas & Stormtroopers (credit: STEFANUS IAN/AFP/Getty Images)

San Francisco Mayor Lee Wants Lucas’ Museum To Stay In City

Mayor Ed Lee has tasked his staff to come up with places for Lucas’ museum…

05/03/2014

Course Of The Force 2013, An Epic Lightsaber Relay, Benefiting Make-A-Wish Foundation - Day 1

Celebrate ‘Star Wars Day’ in the Bay Area!

Geek out, roar like a wookie and “May the 4th Be With You!”

05/01/2014

George Lucas & Mellody Hobson (credit: MIKE THEILER/AFP/Getty Images)

Chicago Vying With San Francisco For George Lucas Museum

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel is telling civic leaders he wants George Lucas’ interactive museum in his city, though San Francisco is still in the running.

04/17/2014

George Lucas & Mellody Hobson (credit: Mark Davis/Getty Images)

George Lucas, Wife Donate $25 Million To Chicago Private School

Filmmaker George Lucas and his wife Mellody Hobson are donating $25 million to a prestigious private school on Chicago’s South Side.

02/25/2014

An artist's rendition of a museum proposed by George Lucas for the Presidio across from Crissy Field. (George Lucas)

George Lucas Exploring Options After SF Presidio Trust Rejects Crissy Field Proposals

A spokesman for George Lucas said the ‘Star Wars’ creator may look elsewhere to build a museum after the Presidio Trust decided Monday to reject all three proposal finalists for a cultural-arts center in the Mid-Crissy Field location—including one from Lucas.

02/04/2014

Aerial view of The Presidio and the San Francisco Bay (Presidio Trust)

SF Presidio Trust Rejects All 3 Final Proposals For Cultural Center Near Crissy Field

The Presidio Trust board has rejected all three final proposals for a cultural arts center across from Crissy Field in San Francisco, including filmmaker George Lucas’ plans for a museum.

02/03/2014

Hundreds Show Up At Final Presidio Trust Public Meeting On Crissy Field Proposals

Hundreds of people showed up Monday night for the final public hearing on what to do with a central part of San Francisco’s Presidio.

01/28/2014

Aerial view of The Presidio and the San Francisco Bay (Presidio Trust)

Phil Matier: Lucas Downsizes Presidio Museum Proposal, But Is It Enough?

The Presidio Trust is looking at plans for highly-sought after land in Crissy Field. One proposal is backed by filmmaker George Lucas.

01/25/2014

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