The Eyes Have It


Eye Exams Available

Now open in our new location at 102 W. Mountain Just around the corner next to Austin’s on Mountain

Save $40 off one complete pair of prescription glasses or $100 off 2pairs, including lenses and frame. Including prescription sunglasses

We fill all prescriptions from all eye doctors
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Bring in your current prescription from any  Optometrist or Ophthalmologist and we can fill your prescription for glasses or sunglasses.

*******Park Free in the parking garage.  Bring in the parking garage ticket when you come for your exam and we’ll give you a parking coupon good for another free hour.  The first hour is always free in the parking garage.  No charges on Sundays.

Looking for unique gift ideas for that special someone, or maybe just yourself? We have sunglasses, jewelry, local art, photography, and more! And we have gift certificates as well.


Locally owned since 1980, The Eyes Have It is Fort Collins’ original sunglass specialty shop and now sunglass specialty and full service optical store. We customize our eye wear to fit your individual lifestyle and needs and go that extra step to make sure you’re getting what’s right for you.

With our commitment to 100% customer satisfaction we can ensure that you will leave The Eyes Have It with the best optics and comfort available.


raybanWayfarer Our roots are in the sunglass industry. We opened our first sunglass shop in 1978 and our sunglass store in Fort Collins in 1980, becoming the first sunglass specialty shop in northern Colorado. And currently have a sunglass specialty shop within our store.
Save $25 off sunglasses priced over $100.

We now have Persol sunglasses and eye-wear. Persol is a brand that marries culture of excellence and attention paid to details to create a perfect alchemy between aesthetics and technology. Persol frames are more than just glasses, they are works of art. See these and all the sunglass collections we offer.

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Eye Appointments

We have Eye appointments available with Doctors of optometry during the week and on certain Saturdays and Sundays. Call for scheduling, 970-407-0665. Walk-ins are welcome or you can make an appointment to guarantee your time. We also fill prescriptions from any doctor, and it’s possible to use your current frame for RX updating. (Some exceptions apply if frame is too worn)

VSP & Care Credit

You can use your VSP insurance with us. We also accept Care Credit for interest free financing.  See for more information.

******  Current Eye Care Specials ******

Take advantage of our friends and family plan and save $100 off 2 complete pairs of prescription glasses or RX sunglasses. Mix and match and save. This includes frames and lenses and is not valid with other discounts. Like us on  on Facebook and find special discounts and product information.  For more details and specials like our $99 complete pair of Rx glasses with single vision lenses– go to our Specials page. It’s a great time to include a computer close work lens and frame solution or a custom prescription ski goggle option to your daily eyewear solution. See clearly in whatever lifestyle option you enjoy!

Local Artists

We are looking for more space in the new location for local artists.  A big thank you and applause for the wonderful artists and their art that was shown over the past few years.  Keep tuned in as we find space you may see new artists and the return of previous ones.