Self-guided museum visits for visually impaired people

We asked Professor Christopher Ledwig, project initiator and manager

01/18/2018

Photo: Prof. Christopher Ledwig; Copyright: Ledwig
Photo: Blind Man touches the plug-in model of the Porta Nigra; Copyright: Ledwig

The plug-in model of the Porta Nigra in Trier consists of four parts that blind people can assemble and feel in the museum. Some information are directly provided in Braille, others are made available on the smartphone via NFC tag.

Photo: Nadine Lormis; Copyright: private

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