Privacy Policy

The Heckscher Museum of Art respects the privacy of all visitors to our web site. We are committed to ensuring the security of personal data and providing full disclosure with regard to information gathering and dissemination practices related to the Heckscher Museum of Art web site. This Privacy Statement explains how personal information about users of the web site is collected, used, shared and safeguarded.

Information automatically logged
When you visit the Heckscher Museum of Art website, our server collects your IP address (the Internet address of your computer). Your IP address is not linked to any personal information. Your browser may also automatically supply information about the type of computer and operating system that you are using. This information is used to monitor website usage and performance, diagnose problems with our server, and improve the Heckscher Museum of Art website.

The Heckscher Museum of Art website does not use cookies unless a visitor logs in to access content for which registration or membership is required. A cookie is used to temporarily identify logged-in visitors, but no personal information is stored in the cookie itself.

Use of information
In certain sections of the website, you may knowingly and voluntarily provide personal information, such as your name, company, e-mail address, mailing address or telephone number. The Heckscher Museum of Art does not share, sell, trade, lend or otherwise disclose personal information to unaffiliated third parties under any circumstances. The information is used for the sole purpose of communicating with you.

Online Financial Transactions
All online financial transactions use a secure server, which encrypts all of the customerís personal information including name, address and credit card number. Encryption ensures that no one can access or use personal information in an unauthorized manner.

Opting out
If at any time, you decide that you do not wish to receive information from Heckscher Museum of Art, please send us an e-mail to that effect at: Please include your name and e-mail address in all correspondence.

External links
This website contains links to external sites that may be of interest to our members and visitors. The Heckscher Museum of Art is not responsible for the content or privacy practices of these sites.

If you have any questions about the Heckscher Museum of Art's privacy policy or how your personal information is handled, please contact us at:


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