We would be delighted to welcome you as our guest to our facilities, offices, and stores so you can learn more about how we are creating opportunities for the independence and self-sufficiency of people who are blind in our community.

Machinist Chris Loomis (left center) demonstrates accessible machining to a Microsoft tour groupTo schedule a tour, please contact our Contact Center at, or by phone at 800-799-0402, and press “0.” Whenever possible, please allow 3 weeks advance notice. Please note that tours that have not received an RSVP within 48 hours of the scheduled tour time will be canceled.

Who should visit the Lighthouse?

  • Employers: If you are interested in making jobs at your workplace accessible for blind applicants, come and see firsthand how it’s done.
  • Financial supporters: We appreciate your generosity and want to show you what you have helped to build. You will be amazed!
  • Community members: If you are interested in creating opportunities for people who are blind, visit us and learn more about our mission and programs. Let’s talk about how we can work together.
  • Vendors and customers: If you are one of our business partners or interested in doing business with us, come see for yourself how your partnership supports our mission and makes a difference for people with visual disabilities.

To view a tour schedule, just click here.

Driving Directions

The Lighthouse has informational packets, fact sheets, and CD-roms about our history and training programs, including our nationally acclaimed DeafBlind Program. For further information, please contact Development And Community Outreach Coordinator Cindy Van Winkle at (206) 436-2264 or email

Ethel L. Dupar Fragrant Garden Tours: View garden tour dates. More information about the Dupar Fragrant Garden.

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Our Mission: To create and enhance opportunities for independence and self-sufficiency
of people who are blind, DeafBlind, and blind with other disabilities.

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