Website Policy

About Recommended Environment

For Usersʼ safely and comfortably using of this site, the Museum specifies the following browsers as recommended browser.

・ Microsoft Edge: the newest version

・ Mozilla Firefox: the newest version

・ Google Chrome: the newest version

・ Safari: the newest version

About JavaScript and Plug-ins, etc.

This site uses JavaScript. Users should enable JavaScript when they browse and use this site. Users acknowledge that some features and functions may not work or may not display correctly if JavaScript is disabled in browser settings. In addition, the Museum recommends users to set the security level of Internet Explorer to “Medium”. About method of change the setting, PLEASE REFER TO THE “HELP” OF YOUR BROWSER.

About Access Data

The access log recorded on the server of this site may be used for better operation of this site such as the survey of usage trends (totaling up of the number of accesses, etc.). However, this does not identify an individual.

About Link to This Site and Linked Pages on This Site

Users can link to this site freely in principle. However, depending on the content of the website and the method of linking, users may be required to cancel the link. The Museum would not recommend the contents of linked webpages on this site that other groups or individuals provide or operate, and assume no responsibility.

Exclusion of Liability

Information provided on this site may be changed or deleted without any notice.
Even if any damage or loss arises from using of the information provided on or the contents of this site, the museum assumes no responsibility.
Website configuration, conditions of use, URL and content, etc. of this site may be changed or suspended without any notice. Also, operation of the website may be interrupted or terminated without any notice. The museum assumes no responsibility for any damage arises from these changes, the interruption or the termination of the operation of the website.

About copyright, etc.

The copyright and other rights of the content (including text, images, videos, music data, etc. and page designs etc. and a combination of them) posted on this site shall belong to the museum, the original author, and other right holders. Reproduction, diversion, sale reproduction, summary, modification, adaptation, upload, posting, public transmission, transmission enablement, distribution, publication, secondary using, etc. of the contents of this site without prior permission of the museum or the right holder shall be prohibited.

About Jurisdiction, Governing Law

This Policy and any guidelines, privacy policy, etc. (hereinafter “Guidelines, etc.) are governed by and construed in accordance with the Laws and regulations of Japan.
In the event of a dispute, etc. relating to This Policy and Guidelines, etc., the Kyoto District Court shall be the exclusive jurisdiction court of the first instance.
Translations of the Japanese version of This Policy shall be provided for usersʼ convenience only. If difference or contradiction between the translation versions and the Japanese version exists, the Japanese version of This Policy shall prevail.

Privacy Policy

1. Acquisition of Personal Information

When the museum acquires and collects personal information from users, the museum clarifies the purpose and acquires it by appropriate and fair methods to the extent necessary to achieve the purpose.

2. Use of Personal Information

The museum does not handle personal information beyond the purpose of use that the museum discloses to users at the time of acquiring of personal information.

3. Provision of Personal Information to Third Party

The museum does not disclose and provide personal information to third parties without obtaining the consent of the user himself/herself; provided, however, that this shall not apply to the case where the disclose, etc. is required by laws and regulations of Japan.

4. Safety Management of Personal Information

The museum handles personal information carefully and takes necessary measures such as appropriately managing and overseeing staff and contractors for the safety management. In addition, the museum makes an effort to keep personal information accurate and up-to-date.

5. Disclosure, Correction, Suspension of Use, etc. of Personal Information

When users make request to the museum to disclose, correct or stop the use of personal information of himself/herself, the museum will respond promptly. For procedures and disclosure methods, PLEASE CONTACT THE FOLLOWING.

Cookie Policy

Our museum uses cookies on our website. By continuing to use our website you agree to the use of cookies.

1. What are cookies?

A cookie is a small piece of data sent from a website and stored on the user’s computer (or smartphone, etc.) by the user’s web browser while the user is browsing. Cookies were designed to be a reliable mechanism for websites to remember information such as browsing history for a fixed period, login info, language settings or other settings to prevent the user from having to re-enter the information when they re-visit the site or use other pages of the site. Usually cookies contain the name of the website from which they came, the expiration date of the cookie, and an identification number. Cookies can be “persistent” or “permanent,” meaning that they stay on your computer or mobile device when you go offline; or they can be “session cookies,” which are deleted as soon as you close your web browser.

2. How we use cookies

We use cookies to track and understand users’ interactions with our website, analyze and improve our performance.

3. About third party cookies

We use a cookie that shares information with third parties such as Google in order to analyze the data. We can combine the data that has been supplied by the user to these parties. For example, by using Google Analytics, we can analyze the anonymous statistical data that has been gathered. This helps us understand what pages were visited most often so we can further optimize our site and provide appropriate content.

4. The cookies that we use

Performance tracking: Google Analytics (for compiling together anonymous visitor information) Other cookies: YouTube uses a cookie to playback the video embedded in this webpage. Google uses a cookie to locate the region where the users are and for map services.

5. Managing user cookies

Users have the ability withdrawal consent to use cookies on this website at any time. By disabling cookies on your browser you may no longer be able to use some features of this website any more. Even if you disable cookies, they won’t be deleted. For deleting cookies, please refer to your browser settings and help page.

6. About Google Analytics cookies

For more information, please refer to the information on the following third party sites.
Security and privacy in Universal Analytics
Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on
About YouTube and Google Maps and other similar ways of using cookies:
Types of cookies used by Google
How Google uses your personal information

Contact information for inquiries regarding to site policy and privacy policy Kyoto City


Kyoto City KYOCERA Museum of Art

TEL:075-771-4334(10am – 6pm except for the New Year holidays)