|National Braille Press is a nonprofit braille publishing and producing house established in 1927. We are committed to encouraging braille literacy and to offering meaningful employment to the blind and visually impaired. Tours of this unique facility follow the production of a book from transcription of the original text through proofreading, plate production, pressing, collating, and getting ready to ship. Tours allow for youth and adults to interact with and ask questions of the staff. Reservations Needed: Yes, with 5 days' notice. Days and : Monday through Friday 9:00 - 5:00. Most tours are given at 10:30 am and 2:30 pm on Tuesdays or Thursdays. Length of Time: 1 hour Restrictions While there is no official minimum age, children should be at least 6 years old to appreciate the tour. Limited to 18 children/adults per group.