kids encyclopedia robot

Barney Smith (museum curator) facts for kids

Kids Encyclopedia Facts
Quick facts for kids
Barney Smith
Born (1921-05-25)May 25, 1921
Died July 23, 2019(2019-07-23) (aged 98)
San Antonio, Texas, U.S.
Nationality American
Occupation plumber
museum curator

Barney Smith (May 25, 1921 – July 23, 2019) was an American plumber, artist and museum curator. He was best known for his Toilet Seat Art Museum in San Antonio, Texas, which he operated out of his garage. It had 1,000 pieces of art and drew visitors from around the globe.

Smith died on July 23, 2019 in San Antonio at the age of 98.

kids search engine
Barney Smith (museum curator) Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.