Privacy, Cookies and External Sites


No personal information is collected when you visit our site and we do not track your browsing activity. Our web hosting service provides us with anonymous site statistics. These tell us, for example, which pages are most visited and the types of browser most commonly used. We use these statistics to better understand visitors’ interaction with the site and to help us make improvements.


We do not store cookies on your computer or mobile device. Our web hosting service may attach ‘session’ (temporary) cookies to our web pages solely for the purpose of managing page requests among its servers. They do not collect any personal information and are automatically deleted when you close your browser.

External Sites

Our web pages include links to external sites, each of which has its own privacy and cookie policies. Thirsk Museum is not responsible for the content of external sites.