The site is published by:
Louis Braille Museum / French Committee of the Louis Braille Museum / World Blind Union
13 rue Louis Braille
77700 Coupvray (FRANCE)
Telephone: +33 1 6004 82 80
Director / Curator: Farida Saïdi
President of the French Committee of the Louis Braille Museum: Vincent Michel
The site is hosted by OVH
Conception, realization and design of the site by the Antigone Communication agency

Site created with the financial support of the Givaudan Foundation

Site owner:
Louis Braille Museum
13 rue Louis Braille
77700 Coupvray
Director of publication: Farida Saïdi, director / curator of the Louis Braille Museum

Terms of use
The site accessible by the following url: is operated in compliance with French law. The use of this site is governed by these general conditions. By using the site, you acknowledge having read these conditions and accepted them. These may be modified at any time and without notice by the Louis Braille Museum and its publication management.
The Louis Braille Museum cannot be held responsible in any way for misuse of the service.

Limitation of liability
The information contained on this site is as precise as possible and the site is regularly updated. However, it could contain inaccuracies, omissions or gaps. If you notice a gap, error or what appears to be a malfunction, please report it by email to, describing the problem as precisely as possible (page causing the problem, triggering action, type of computer and browser used,…).

All downloaded content is done at the user's own risk and under his sole responsibility. Consequently, the Louis Braille Museum cannot be held responsible for any damage to the user's computer or any loss of data resulting from the download.

The photos are the property of the Louis Braille Museum and must be the subject of a prior request for use.
The hypertext links set up within the framework of this website to other resources present on the Internet network can not engage the responsibility of the Louis Braille Museum.

These conditions are governed by French law and any dispute or litigation that may arise from the interpretation or execution of these will be the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts on which the Louis Braille Museum depends. The reference language, for the settlement of possible disputes, is French.

Permission to access
In accordance with Law 78-17 of January 6, 1978 (amended by Law 2004-801 of August 6, 2004 on the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data) relating to computers, files and freedoms, Internet users have the right to access, rectify, modify and delete data concerning them personally. This right can be exercised by post to:

Louis Braille Museum
13 rue Louis Braille
77700 Coupvray
Telephone: +33 (0) 1 60 04 82 80

Your personal data is confidential and will under no circumstances be communicated to third parties.

Intellectual property
All the content of this site, including, without limitation, graphics, images, texts, videos, animations, sounds, logos, gifs and icons as well as their formatting are the exclusive property of the Louis Braille Museum, at the exception of brands, logos or content belonging to other partner companies or authors.
Any reproduction, distribution, modification, adaptation, retransmission or publication, even partial, of these different elements is strictly prohibited without the express written consent of the Louis Braille Museum.
This representation or reproduction, by any means whatsoever, constitutes an infringement punishable by articles L.3335-2 and following of the Code of intellectual property. Failure to comply with this prohibition constitutes an infringement that may engage the civil and criminal liability of the infringer. In addition, the owners of the copied Content could take legal action against you.

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Precautions for use
It is therefore your responsibility to take the necessary precautions to ensure that what you choose to use is not tainted with errors or even elements of a destructive nature such as viruses, etc.

No other guarantee is given to the Internet user, who has the obligation to clearly formulate his needs and the duty to inform himself. If the information provided by the Louis Braille Museum appears to be inaccurate, it will be up to the Internet user to carry out any checks himself of the consistency or plausibility of the results obtained. The Louis Braille Museum will not be responsible in any way towards third parties for the use by the Internet user of the information or its absence contained in its services, including one of its websites.