St. Louis Proud: How St. Louis became a chess capital

Chess being played. Credit: KMOV

ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) -- A new exhibit is set to open Friday, showcasing the work of one of the world's most legendary photographers.

The exhibit, “Harry Benson: Kings & Queens,” will open at the World Chess Hall of Fame in the Central West End.

Visitors will see the photos taken by Benson, capturing world chess champions and other big names some of them just recently taken.

Benson will be at the exhibit’s opening Friday.

The exhibit runs through March 24th.

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