The Oscar-awarding Academy's museum will open its doors in September after numerous delays.
Oscar winner Polanski was expelled by the Academy in 2018 over a long-standing criminal case involving sex with a minor in 1977.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, which has been criticized for honouring few movies and creators of colour, said the move and other steps represented a new phase of a 5-year effort to promote diversity.
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