American Printing House for the Blind (APH)

1839 Frankfort Ave.
Louisville, KY 40206- Map It
(502) 899-2242

AAA Editor Notes

American Printing House for the Blind (APH) is .3 mi. e. of jct. I-64 and US 42/Mellwood Avenue at 1839 Frankfort Ave. Founded in 1858, the printing house is one of the largest and oldest non-profit organizations designing and manufacturing products for the visually impaired. Ninety-minute guided tours feature the braille production area, the studios where audio books are made, a demonstration of new educational products and a visit to an interactive museum. Time: Allow 1 hour, 30 minutes minimum.
Free.
Hours: Guided tours are offered Mon.-Thurs. (and select Fri.) at 10 and 2. Closed holidays, Derby Day (first Sat. in May), day after Thanksgiving and Christmas Eve. Phone ahead to confirm schedule.