The following section teaches you how to install Lighthouse in your project.
# Install via composer
composer require nuwave/lighthouse
# Publish the default schema
Lighthouse includes a default schema to get you going right away. Publish
it using the following
php artisan vendor:publish --provider="Nuwave\Lighthouse\LighthouseServiceProvider" --tag=schema
# Install GraphQL DevTools
To make use of the amazing tooling around GraphQL, we recommend installing GraphQL Playground (opens new window)
composer require mll-lab/laravel-graphql-playground
After installation, visit
/graphql-playground to try it.
You can use any GraphQL client with Lighthouse, make sure to point it to the URL defined in
the config. By default, the endpoint lives at