He has said "Star Wars was there to inspire young people to imagine things," and he's hoping his museum will do the same. In addition to displaying art, the museum will teach visitors about the craft of storytelling and explain the process of designing movie sets, creating characters, and making costumes.
The trust wants to create a "cultural institution of distinction," and who better to curate such a space than the man who created one of our most important pop culture touchstones.
It's not a sure thing, yet. The Presidio Trust received a total of 16 proposals for the site, all which you can check out and comment on at www.presidio.gov.