We do not knowingly collect or solicit personal information from children or knowingly allow children to purchase goods or memberships through our website. Visitors 12 years of age and younger must obtain an adult's permission before submitting any personal information to this or any other website. In the event that we learn that we have received any personal information from a visitor 12 years of age or younger, we will delete that information as quickly as possible. If you believe that we might have information from or about a child 12 years of age or younger, please contact us at www.curiodyssey.org.
Cookies are small, removable data files that are stored on your computer's hard drive by your Web browser. When you visit our site, we may send one or more cookies to uniquely identify your browser, which allows us to enhance and personalize your online experience on the Website. Cookies, by themselves, do not provide us with any personally-identifying information. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can change the preferences of your browser so that it does not accept them.
Memberships and Newsletter
You can browse our Website without being required to divulge any Personal Information to us. Although we collect and maintain aggregate information about usage and visitors browsing our Website, no Personal Information is collected as part of this process. We only collect Personal Information about you when you purchase a membership, make a donation to the Museum or register for a program online. This information includes your name, billing and shipping addresses, telephone number, e-mail address and credit card information. Your credit card information will be used only as needed to process your transaction. We also collect Personal Information when you subscribe to receive our email newsletter and updates and provide us with your email address, your name and other Personal Information - which means you are consenting to receive each issue of our newsletter and any related emails. You may unsubscribe at any time. If you are a Subscriber, you must give us current, complete and accurate information and keep the information you provide to us up to date. We cannot and shall not be responsible for any problems or liability that may arise if you do not give us current, accurate, truthful or complete information or you fail to update the information you give us.
Use and Disclosure of Personal Information
We will only make your Personal Information available to non-affiliated third parties in the following circumstances:
- If we are compelled to do so by a governmental agency, court or other entity (e.g., to respond to subpoenas, court orders or legal process);
- If, in our sole discretion, we believe disclosure is necessary to investigate or resolve possible problems or inquiries, to protect our assets, to defend our interests or comply with our legal and regulatory obligations; or
- If there is a bankruptcy, merger, acquisition, transfer of control, joint venture or other business combination involving the museum.
Use of Outside Vendors
Links and Third Parties
How We Protect Your Information
To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy and ensure the correct usage of information, we use commercially reasonable efforts to monitor and adjust our physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the Personal Information we collect online. We limit access to the Website by our own employees to individuals who are authorized for the proper handling of such information and any employee found violating our standards of security and confidentiality is subject to our disciplinary processes. We request our service providers to follow the same policy. Unfortunately, we cannot guarantee that data transmitted over the Internet will always be secure. As a result, although we strive to protect your Personal Information, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit or we may learn as a result of your use of our Website and you do so at your own risk.
Your California Privacy Rights
Residents of the State of California, under the California Civil Code, have the right to request from companies conducting business in California, a list of all third parties to which the company has disclosed Personal Information during the preceding year for direct marketing purposes. Except with respect to the limited exceptions described above, we do not share your Personal Information with any third parties for direct marketing purposes.