Keir keeps saying there that the statue should have come down, although he keeps saying it should have been put in a museum.
Most museums only put 3 to 5 per cent of their collections on display. They would cost too much to keep and would never be seen.
Museums are keeping a ton of the world’s most famous art locked away in storage
Quartz collected data on 13 artists across 20 museum collections. What we found is frustrating, but might also be unavoidable.
https://qz.com/583354/why-is-so-much-of ... n-storage/
They have warehouses full of valuable artefacts that are never seen and buying land in London and other big cities to create new storage is hideously costly.
They stockpile all these valuable artefacts to stop them from falling into private hands never to be seen again. The irony being most of them are never seen again anyway. Museums are not the answer.