Philip Simmons Blacksmith

Philip Simmons is an internationally known blacksmith/ornamental gate maker. He has over 200 documented gates, balconies, and ornamental iron works that can be seen at homes and in museums all over America. In 1982, Philip Simmons was named a National Folk Treasure by the Smithsonian, and the National Park Service when one of his gates was selected to be displayed at the American History Museum at the Smithsonian.