Privacy Policy

Arniston House

Arniston House takes your privacy very seriously
This privacy notice covers the personal information collected on our website and how it is used and shared.
We undertake to keep your personal data safe and secure
We will never pass your data on nor sell it.

Who we are?

We are Arniston House
Address: Arniston House, Gorebridge, Midlothian, EH23 4RY
Email: [email protected]

What information do we collect and how do we use it?

When you use our website, we use the personal information you choose to provide for us e.g. your name, your email address, your telephone number or your address via our online forms. Emails forwarded to us via the contact form for purchases, membership, research etc. is handled through this website and this general privacy policy applies. Any data forwarded via our internal contact system will be used solely for the purposes intended. Contact details will only be used for the purpose requested and all personal details gathered will be held securely within the museum administrative systems. This information will never be passed outside the museum, nor sold.


Does this site use cookies?
Yes, the site uses standard WordPress and Google analytics cookies

What information is gathered?
WordPress only records whether the user is logged in or logged out and any preferences they may set while using the site.

Google analytics is the system used by our website service provider to provide us with anonymised statistical information in regular reports to monitor general website usage. These are standard sets of analytics data such as session length and pages visited and Google Analytics is fully GDPR compliant through a privacy shield,

Users can check their cookie settings on their browsers.

Linked websites

For your convenience, hyperlinks may be posted on our website which link to other websites (“Linked Websites”). We are not responsible for, and this Privacy Policy does not apply to, the privacy practices of any linked sites or any companies which we do not own or control.

What data breach procedures do we have in place?

In the unlikely event of a data breach, together with our service provider, we will ensure that all parties whose data is at risk are informed immediately of the breach with recommendations for remedial action.

Industry regulatory disclosure requirements

We will comply with any statutory requirements placed upon us by UK/Scottish law and the appropriate regulatory authorities.

Further Information

Please contact us via our mail and email address above or via the contact form on this website should you require any further information or clarification.