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This information describes the cookie used by the website of the Directorate-General of Museums and the relative purposes.
This website uses:
- Session cookies
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- Analytical cookies
These are cookies used to collect and analyse the traffic and use of the website anonymously. These cookies, while not identifying the user, make it possible to tell whether the same user returns to the website at different times. They also enable the monitoring of the system and improve performance and usability. These cookies can be deactivated without any loss of function.
- Third-party cookies
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- Profiling cookies
These are cookies used permanently to identify user preferences and improve the browsing experience. No personal user data is acquired by this website.
Management of cookies
The user can decide whether or not to accept the cookies, using his/her browser settings:
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