The Knoxville News Sentinel highlighted the Frank H. McClung Museum’s recent accreditation renewal in this story. Of the 160-plus museums statewide, McClung is one of only thirteen that are accredited. The recognition also puts it in the top four percent of museums nationwide.
Frank H. McClung Museum News
A gathering of friends will take place at the Frank H. McClung Museum at 4:00 p.m., Sunday, May 6, in honor of curator Elaine Altman Evans who died this spring. The museum’s Egyptian gallery will be named in her honor. Altman died March 17. She joined the McClung Museum in 1971 and was curator for 41 years.
Classes may be over and most students gone, but there’s still plenty to do on the UT Knoxville campus. So if you’re anticipating a holiday at home—a “staycation”—there are some happenings you won’t want to miss.