National Civil Rights Museum delays Saturday opening for St. Jude Marathon

National Civil Rights Museum delays Saturday opening for St. Jude Marathon
The National Civil Rights Museum will reopen Friday after a massive renovation.

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - The National Civil Rights Museum will delay opening Dec. 1 for the St. Jude Marathon.

The museum will open at 10:30 a.m. and close at 5:30 p.m.

Some 26,000 people are expected to participate in the 2018 St. Jude Marathon.

The marathon will cause street closures and limited accessibility to the museum campus during the early hours.According to the National Civil Rights Museum, Memphis police may allow access through blocked streets as long as the entry point is clear of runners.

For a complete list of closures, visit the St. Jude Marathon website.

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