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Visitors take in the main gallery during a preview of The Barnes Foundation Wednesday, May 16, 2012, in Philadelphia. After years of bitter court fights, the Barnes Foundation is scheduled to open its doors to the public on May 19 at its new location on Philadelphia's "museum mile." (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

Heralded art collection to reopen in Philly

The Barnes Foundation, which opens May 19, expects 250,000 visitors to see the collection during its first year in Philadelphia, roughly four times more than in its hallowed former home in suburban Merion that required months-in-advance reservations.