Murphy Art & Architecture Library remains open during renovation

Friday, April 3, 2015

The Spencer Museum of Art has announced plans to begin Phase I of a major renovation to the building in May 2015.

The Spencer’s galleries will close to the public, after April 12, in preparation for the project, and stay closed throughout the renovation.

The Murphy Art & Architecture Library will remain open and accessible from the west entrance, adjacent to Marvin Grove. Information on other KU Libraries locations is available at


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