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Personal information

No personal information is collected when you visit our web site. Our web hosting service supplies anonymous site statistics which tell us, for example, which pages are most visited and the type of browser being used. These statistics help us to make improvements to the site.


This site does not store cookies on your computer or mobile device, however our web hosting service may use ‘session’ cookies to help manage web traffic among its servers. They do not collect any personal information and are automatically deleted when you close your browser.

External web sites

This site contains links to external sites, each of which will have its own privacy and cookie policies. Thirsk Museum is not responsible for the content of external sites.