At the California Science Center, we strive to provide our visitors with fun,
exciting and inspiring science experiences both in the Science Center and on
our website. To ensure that you can enjoy all we offer on our site, we have
Our Web server collects general user information so we can calculate how
many visitors come to our site, which links they use to find us and which of
our features are used most frequently. However, we do not use general user
information to track the activities of individual visitors, and our Web server
will never collect personal identifying information (such as an email address)
from you without your knowledge.
If you choose to use any of the forms on our site, none of the information you enter on our site is ever sold to other businesses or institutions. However, if you register as a Member of the California Science Center Foundation, we may share your mailing address with other non-profit organizations for one-time special mailings that we have determined to be of interest to Members. Upper-level Members (Pioneer and Partners in Learning) are not included in list exchanges. Upon request, Members can have their name/address removed from list exchanges. Member email addresses are never shared, traded or sold.
Personal information may be used in on-line ticketing transactions and, as
necessary, shared with other entities strictly for the purpose of processing
credit card payments and related services. All sensitive information submitted
through the website is secured both on-line and off-line. Credit card data
is encrypted for protection as it’s transmitted through the internet.
A locked padlock at the bottom of the web browser indicates that you are on
a secure page.
Please note that we do not collect personal identifying information from
children 13 and under. However, parents can enter personal information about
their children when using online registration for education programs or other
Science Center events. Any personal information collected through online registration
of children will be kept in a secure database and will not be shared with other
businesses or organizations.
If you choose to submit comments to be posted in an online exhibit, we will
only post the information you provide with your comment—we will not post
your email address. Children ages 13 and under are allowed to participate in
and post to our online exhibits, but we will not post identifying information
such as last names or email addresses for children.
any changes are made in the policy, this page will be updated to reflect the
change. Your privacy is of utmost importance to us, and we will always do our
best to preserve it.