For Patrons and Visitors with Visual Impairments

Accessibility Home Page | For Patrons and Visitors With: Hearing Impairments | Mobility Impairments | Visual Impairments | Other Information
Large Print and Braille Stagebills | Audio-Described Performances
Program Notes on Tape | Parking | Important Phone Numbers

Large Print and Braille Stagebills

Large-print Stagebills are available for patrons who are blind or have low vision for all Kennedy Center performances. Ask an usher in the theater if you require a large-print Stagebill.

Braille Stagebills are available for patrons who are blind or have low vision for all Kennedy Center performances (except for dance events). Ask an usher in the theater if you require a Braille Stagebill.

Other printed materials produced by the Kennedy Center are available in alternative formats upon request with at least 3 weeks notice.

Audio-Described Performances

Audio-described performances are scheduled for Kennedy Center Theater Series shows and other selected attractions for patrons who are blind or have low vision. Check the descriptions of individual engagements for the dates and times of these performances, or search our calendar for a complete list of audio-described performances [leaves text-only site]. For more information, call the Office for Accessibility at (202) 416-8727.

Program Notes on Tape

Program notes on tape for persons who are blind or have low vision are available at the Concert Hall for all NSO classical subscription concerts.

Parking

Parking spaces for persons with disabilities are available in the Kennedy Center Garage for vehicles bearing handicapped parking stickers or license plates. Please ask the garage personnel to direct you to these parking spaces. These spaces are restricted to vehicles with a clearance of less than 6 feet. For information on van accessible spaces, call the Kennedy Center Garage at (202) 416-7980, Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The Kennedy Center is committed to making its performances and facilities accessible to all our patrons. For additional information or if you have questions, need assistance, or an accommodation not mentioned above, please call the Office for Accessibility at: (202) 416-8727 (voice) or (202) 416-8728 (TTY).

Important Phone Numbers
Information and Tickets:
TTY (202) 416-8524
Voice (202) 467-4600
Out-of-Town (800) 444-1324
Hours: Mon.-Sun., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Office for Accessibility:
TTY (202) 416-8728
Voice (202) 416-8727
Hours: Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m.-6 p.m.

Subscriptions Office:
TTY (202) 416-8518
Voice (202) 416-8500
Hours: Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m.-6 p.m.

Group Sales Office:
TTY (202) 416-8410
Voice (202) 416-8400
Hours: Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m.-6 p.m.

Parking Garage:
Voice (202) 416-7984
Hours: Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Call 202-416-7987 evenings and weekends