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Current Event January 18, 2017

Art Museums Offer Tours for Blind Visitors


For people who are visually impaired, many of the experiences sighted people take for granted aren’t available, such as going to an art museum. Now, the Smithsonian American Art Museum in Washington, D.C. are offering special tours to help blind and visually impaired visitors “see” the art. This story takes you on a tour with this unique group of visitors.

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AIR DATE: 01/05/2017


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