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Privacy Policy

Although utmost care is taken to make the content of the website as complete, correct, current and accessible as possible, it is still possible that information is included that is not up-to-date. Dates and titles of exhibitions and activities are always subject to change. No rights can be derived from the information provided. Museum De Waag is not liable for the consequences of using the information.

Museum De Waag reserves the right to improve or otherwise change the information on the website at any time, without prior notice.

All intellectual property rights with regard to the information on this website belong to Museum De Waag and its affiliated companies. The intellectual property rights are included with the permission of the owner of the relevant intellectual property rights. Insofar as users/visitors leave information on the site, these users/visitors transfer all intellectual property rights to Museum De Waag and therefore indemnify Museum De Waag against claims from third parties. No part of this site may be reproduced without written permission from Museum De Waag.

Personal information
This privacy statement & cookie policy applies to all websites of Deventer Verhaal, including the website of Museum De Waag. In this we explain how your personal data is collected on this website, what its purpose is, how it is used and with whom it is shared. By browsing the Museum De Waag website and providing your personal data to Museum De Waag, you expressly agree to the terms of this policy and the way in which Museum De Waag collects and processes your personal data, as explained below. For Museum De Waag, careful handling of the data of visitors to this website is of great importance. The Museum De Waag website ensures that the personal information you provide to Museum De Waag is treated confidentially. Your personal data will only be used as described in this privacy policy. For everything else, Museum De Waag will only use your personal data with your permission.

What Museum De Waag uses the personal data for
Museum De Waag can process your personal data because you use the services of Museum De Waag, and/or because you provide it to Museum De Waag when you fill in a contact form on the website.

Museum De Waag can process the following personal data:
- Your first and last name
– Your place of residence
- Your email address
– Date/time visit (via reservation or ticket)

Why Museum De Waag needs data
Museum De Waag processes your personal data in order to be able to contact you by telephone if you so request, and/or to be able to contact you in writing (by e-mail and/or by post) if you cannot be reached by telephone. Museum De Waag may decide to send a newsletter to inform interested parties about activities and products offered by Museum De Waag. Via this website you then have the option to register for this newsletter, of course voluntarily. If you indicate that you wish to receive this information by e-mail, you agree that Museum De Waag will send you an e-mail (at least once per quarter) to the e-mail address indicated. You also have the option at any time to unsubscribe from this service so that you will no longer receive further information about Museum De Waag.

Share with third parties
Museum De Waag only provides your personal data to third parties if this is necessary for the execution of an agreement with you, or to comply with a legal obligation. Also making your personal data available to the GGD i.v.m. health research in the context of the Corona crisis may be one of the possibilities.

The provision of personal data to third parties will only take place for the stated purpose and these third parties will have to treat the data in the same confidential manner as Museum De Waag does. In order to comply with these guidelines, Museum De Waag has concluded a processing agreement with all its processors. This agreement states how the data of contacts is used, for what purpose and which security measures are in place.

Museum De Waag does not collect names, addresses, telephone numbers or other personal data, unless such data has been voluntarily provided by the visitor to this website. All information regarding relevant personal data will (according to the guidelines of the General Data Protection Regulation, GDPR) be registered in our data collection.

How long Museum De Waag keeps data
Museum De Waag will store your personal data indefinitely in order to achieve the purposes for which your data is collected. Personal data for a possible health examination will be stored for a maximum of 4 weeks.

View, modify or delete data
You have the right to view, correct and/or delete your personal data. Museum De Waag may then ask you to identify yourself in order to prevent abuse. You can send a request for inspection, correction or deletion to Museum De Waag will respond to your request as soon as possible, but within 4 weeks, and will adjust and/or delete your data.


What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small text file that is sent to your computer when you visit a website. The Museum De Waag website uses these cookies.

What are cookies used for?
In fact, cookies ensure that you can experience our website optimally and as pleasantly as possible. The settings of your visit are remembered, so you never have to provide or receive the same information.

How long are cookies stored?
Most cookies used on disappear as soon as you close the browser. But there are also cookies that remain stored for a few days up to years. Of course you can remove it yourself at any time from your browser settings. Opt out or delete cookies In most browsers, you will find more information about how to change the settings of your browser with regard to cookies under the "help button". You must take into account the fact that many websites cannot function optimally without cookies.

To secure Museum De Waag takes the protection of your data seriously and takes appropriate measures to prevent misuse, loss, unauthorized access, unwanted disclosure and unauthorized changes. The Deventer Verhaal websites, including those of Museum De Waag, use a reliable SSL Certificate to ensure that your personal data does not fall into the wrong hands.

If you have the impression that your data is not properly secured or that there are indications of misuse, please contact Museum De Waag via

Museum De Waag is a website of Deventer Verhaal. To ask If you have any questions and/or comments regarding our Privacy Policy, please contact us.

Deventer Verhaal
Keizerstraat 33
7411 HD Deventer