Information Collection and Use
We collect personally identifiable information for membership purchases and renewals, ticket purchases, program registrations, charitable contributions, subscriptions to electronic newsletters and mailings, and for general inquiries. We may collect the following information depending upon the nature of your use of this website: name, billing and shipping address, telephone number, email address, and credit card number. For some services, we may request additional information such as information about your interests, occupation or other demographic data.
We use the information you provide to fulfill your requested transaction, to provide customer service, to operate and improve our website and services to you and for our records and other internal purposes. If you have provided us with your email address, we may send you emails in order to inform you of events or activities at or related to the museum that we believe may be of interest to you, or to alert you about sales or other promotional events. Email recipients may opt out of receiving communications from the museum at any time by following the “unsubscribe” instructions included in the email message. We may also save personal information to comply with federal and state policies.
This website uses “cookies,” which are small data files that are stored on your computer’s hard drive by your Web browser. The cookies we use do not contain any personally identifiable information about you. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but may set your browser so that it does not accept cookies. Our website also automatically collects information about computer hardware and software. This can include IP addresses, browser types, domain names, access times, and the referring websites that visitors use to access this website. We use this information to maintain the quality of the service while you are on our website, as well as to collect general statistics about the site.
We will not sell, trade, or rent your personally identifiable information. We will disclose personally identifiable information to third parties as required by law or to protect the safety of our users or the public. We may compile aggregate statistics and provide them to third parties, but these statistics will not include information that identifies individual website users. On occasion, we may share the information you provide, such as your name and your postal or email address, with other reputable organizations and companies whose programs and services might interest you. Please note that the privacy policies of these organizations and companies may differ from ours. If you prefer not to have your personal information shared with third parties for marketing purposes, or would like to be removed from our mailing list, please contact us at 720-354-4880 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The museum may engage reputable third-party vendors to help us manage our website or process transactions. We require our vendors to maintain the confidentiality and security of the information they have access to on our website.