What Prevents Cultural Institutions from Becoming Accessible to the Blind and Visually Impaired?

12:00 — 13:30

Today, more and more cultural institutions are creating special programs for the blind and visually impaired, for the deaf and hearing impaired. At the same time, for people with various sensory impairments, going to a cultural institution is still not a regular and not the easiest event to implement.

What prevents cultural institutions from being closer to visitors with disabilities? How to adapt the institution for visually impaired and blind visitors? How to create conditions under which every person can freely take part in the life of a cultural institution? How to become more accessible to a variety of visitors?