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American Printing House for the Blind

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Located on Frankfort Avenue, this printing house was founded in 1858, and is one of the world's largest and oldest non-profit companies creating products for visually impaired people. Visitors are invited to take a plant tour and/or visit the museum which is housed in the historic 1883 section of the facility. The Museum displays embossed books, early mechanical braille writers and tactile maps and globes along with a hands-on area where visitors can write their name in braille.

Open Monday through Friday 8:30am-4:30pm; closed holidays.

Location: 1839 Frankfort Ave., Louisville Kentucky 40206 Telephone 502-895-2405 Toll Free: 800-223-1839

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