Hudson River Museum Privacy Policy



 The Hudson River Museum is strongly committed to protecting the privacy of its online visitors. The Museum believes that maintaining privacy on the web is very important, and that informing its visitors about the types of information collected and how it is used is crucial. It is the Museum’s goal to provide its audience with the best possible content while maintaining individual visitors’ privacy.


The Hudson River Museum does not collect any personal information about individuals—such as names and postal or e-mail addresses—except when such information is knowingly provided to the Museum. Personal information might be obtained from online transactions such as subscriptions, registrations, or membership pledges. Any personal identification information retrieved by the Museum must be voluntarily submitted by the visitor.

The Museum may compile anonymous aggregate statistics about its visitors, or traffic patterns which are used for statistical purposes and to help monitor how visitors navigate the site, allowing the Museum to tailor its services. These statistics will never include any personally identifying information. The Hudson River Museum will not sell, trade, or rent your personal information to others. Any information collected by the Museum is used solely for in-house purposes.


To subscribe to the Hudson River Museum’s E-Newsletter, an email address must be provided. This address is used in order to deliver the Hudson River Museum E-Newsletter, plus any special offers on topics that visitors have indicated are of interest. Any additional, optional information submitted by the visitor is only retained by the Museum to better know its audience so as to better serve it in the future. All information is held in strict privacy. Visitors can subscribe or unsubscribe at any time by following the E-Newsletter instructions.


The Hudson River Museum website contains links other websites. While the Museum encourages visitors to explore these links, leaving the Hudson River Museum website takes the visitor outside the realm of the Hudson River Museum’s Privacy Policy and into that of the linked website. The Hudson River Museum is not responsible for the content, privacy policies or collection practices of other websites.


By using this site, you are agreeing to comply with and be bound by the following terms and conditions:

The Hudson River Museum, retains all rights, including copyright, to images, text, data, and other information contained on this website. This website may also present materials copyrighted by third parties that have given permission to publish their materials on this website. Any commercial use or publication of material from the Hudson River Museum ’s website is strictly prohibited. The materials are made available for use without permission only for limited, non-commercial, personal or educational use.


The Hudson River Museum may revise its privacy policy at any time. You are encouraged to periodically visit this page to review current policies. Please feel free to contact the Museum with your questions, comments or concerns about the privacy policy or any other aspect of your web site visit at:

October 22, 2007