10 Incredible Art Museums in Repurposed Buildings

June 6, 2014 at 1:00:00 PM EDT | Post a Comment

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When factories, power plants, and other old buildings become obsolete, art museums moving in can save them from destruction and revitalize the area by attracting new visitors. If you've ever been in one of these museums, you've probably been impressed by the vast spaces and the palpable history that they preserve—not to mention the art inside. From New York City to Istanbul, here are 10 factories, power plants, warehouses, train stations, breweries, and even a schoolhouse that have been transformed into impressive art museums.

by Laura Itzkowitz

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