Read more about the cookie policy of Het Scheepvaartmuseum here. Het Scheepvaartmuseum uses technologies such as cookies, scripts, beacons/tags and pixels to improve its website and services. Cookies are small pieces of information that are stored on your computer by your browser which contain limited information about you as a user.

deleting cookies & browser settings

You can use your browser settings to delete some or all cookies. How this works differs from browser to browser.

Internet Explorer:

  • In Internet Explorer, select 'Tools', 'Security', and then select Delete Browsing History. Select 'cookies and website information' checkbox and select 'Delete'


  • Click on the Firefox in the top right corner of the horizontal lines and then click on 'Options'. Select 'Privacy & Security' and then 'History'. Here you can indicate which cookies are to be deleted. In addition, under 'Clear recent history...' you can delete all cookies by setting the time period to be deleted to 'All' and by selecting 'cookies' from the 'Details' menu using the arrow and then clicking 'Delete now'.


  • Click on the three vertical dots in the top right corner of your browser. Then go to 'Settings' and then click 'Advanced'. Under 'Privacy and security', click on 'Content settings'. Then click on 'Cookies'. Here you can delete all or certain cookies.

It is also possible to set up your browser in such a way that you receive a notification before cookies are placed or your browser automatically rejects some or all cookies. In this context, Het Scheepvaartmuseum would like to draw your attention to the fact that refusing all cookies means that functional cookies will not be placed either, which may prevent the website from fully functioning. For more information about configuring your browser, please refer to your browser manual.

right to view, rectify or erase your data

Some of the cookies used by us or by third parties collect personal data. You have the right to view, rectify or have your personal data erased. For cookies of Het Scheepvaartmuseum, we ask you to send us a copy of the cookie to which your personal data relates. We may ask you to provide proof of identity. Submit your request to For third-party cookies, please contact the party from which the cookie originates.

amendments to the cookie policy

Het Scheepvaartmuseum works with many different partners to optimize the online visitor experience. In this context, it is possible that changes will be made to the cookies used and the cookie policy. We therefore recommend that you always view the latest version of the cookie policy.

questions and comments

Het Scheepvaartmuseum does its utmost to provide you with as much information as possible about the cookies used by itself and third parties. If you have any questions or comments, or if the list of cookies is incomplete, please contact