Lego Braille Bricks Set Box, stood up with embossed areas and QR code for scanning to get instructions.

Enjoying Lego with Sight Loss

Lego is a favourite construction toy for all ages, but is often difficult to enjoy when your sight deteriorates. However, there are ways to make Lego enjoyable regardless of the level of vision you have. There is the option of Lego Braille Bricks, or additional instructions in Braille for regular Lego sets. Let’s explore enjoying Lego with Sight Loss.

Lego Braille Brick Set

Regular Lego Sets

Lego Audio and Braille Instructions Video

Matthew Shifrin, a fellow Blind enthusiast has encourages Lego and is behind the Bricks for the Blind websites. To hear his story, watch the TED Talk below.

Matthew Shifrin TED Talk: Lego for the Blind

If you haven’t played with Lego in a long time, or want to be able to enjoy playing Lego with your kids or grand kids, hopefully this article has provided some resources to encourage you to get Lego out and have a go. Engage with us on Social Media and share your stories of enjoying Lego with Sight Loss.