Privacy policy

The Museum of Urban Engineering in Cracow uses cookies to improve the services provided. Use of the site without changing the settings for cookies means that they will be included in your end device. You can change the settings for cookies at any time. More details in our “Cookies Policy”.

Cookies Policy

1. The website of Museum of Urban Engineering in Cracow ("the Museum") does not automatically collect information, except for information contained in the cookies. 

2. Cookies are information data, particularly text files that are stored in the end device of the user of the Museum’s website and are designed for use of the Museum’s website. Cookies usually contain the name of the website from which they come from, the storage time on the end device and a unique number. 

3.The entity posting cookies of the Museum’s website to the end user’s device, and that has access to them, is the Museum of Urban Engineering in Cracow, the administrator of the Museum’s website. 

4. Cookies are used to: 
a. adapt the contents of the Museum’s web pages to the user preferences and to optimize the use of the pages; in particular, these files allow to recognize the end user’s device and to display a website tailored to its individual needs; 
b. create statistics that help understand how users use the web pages of the Museum and to provide information on how to improve their structure and content; 
c. maintain the sessions of Museum’s web pages user (after logging in), so that the user does not have to retype the login and password on all sub-pages of the Museum.
5. Within the website, two main types of cookies are used: “temporary" (session cookies) and “permanent" (persistent cookies). The “temporary" cookies are temporary files that are stored in the end user’s device until logging out, exiting the website or turning off the software (Web browser). The “permanent" cookies are stored in the user’s end device for the time specified in the cookies parameters or until their deletion by the user. 

6. Within the web pages of the Museum, the following types of cookies are used:
a. "necessary" cookies, enabling the use of the services available within the Museum, for example, cookies authentication used for services that require authentication within the Museum’s web pages; 
b. cookies used to ensure safety, for instance, to detect fraud in the authentication within the Museum’s web pages; 
c. "performance" cookies, used to collect information on how the pages of the Museum’s website is used; 
d. "functional" cookies to "remember" the user’s chosen settings, and interface personalization, e.g. related to the language or region of the user, font size, website appearance, etc.

7. In most cases, the software used to view Web pages (Web browser) by default, allows the storage of cookies on the end user’s device. Users of the Museum’s web pages can at any time make changes in the cookies settings. These settings can be changed, particularly in such a way as to block automatic handling of cookies in the settings of your Web browser or to be informed each time of their inclusion to the device of a user of the Museum’s web pages. Detailed information about the options and ways of handling cookies are available in the settings of the software (Web browser). 

8. The operator of the Museum’s website wishes to notify that the restriction of the use of cookies may affect some functionality available on the web pages of the Museum. 

9. Cookies included in the end device of the user of the Museum’s website may also be used by advertisers and partners cooperating with the operator of the Museum’s website.