In this section of The Hunt Museum  website you will find an overview of our Terms and Policies. These are divided into three subsections: ‘Using our data and images’, ‘Our policies’:

Using our Data and Images

Provides you with the Terms of Use and Guidelines for using the data published on

1. Intellectual Property Rights

Unless otherwise stated:

  1.  All images of objects, 2D & 3D, are available as Public Domain or CC0.
  2. Any other material on this website for example: images of exhibitions, events, people, text and audio are licensed as CC-BY-SA.

Please note that some of our paintings  are still in copyright and will be annotated with the correct license or rights statements.  Our Sybil Connolly collection has been dedicated to the public domain with a CC0 label.  The Irish Contemporary Ceramics Collection is in Copyright. 

We would like you to mention the Hunt Museum in any reuse, in accordance with the published guidelines on use of the public domain.

2. Restrictions

You are requested to not:

  • sell, sub-license and/or otherwise commercialise any Website material;
  • use this Website in any way that is or may be damaging to this Website or The Hunt Museum;
  • use this Website in any way that impacts user access to this Website;
  • use this Website contrary to applicable laws and regulations, or in any way may cause harm to the Website, or to any person or business entity;
  • engage in any data mining, data harvesting, data extracting or any other similar activity in relation to this Website;
  • use this Website to engage in any advertising or marketing.

3. Liability Disclaimer

  1. The Hunt Museum does not guarantee the accuracy or completeness of the Metadata, Previews or Content. or the materials contained on this Website. Nothing contained on this Website shall be interpreted as advising you.
  2. Except to the extent required by applicable law, in no event will The Hunt Museum be liable on any legal theory for any special, incidental, consequential, punitive or exemplary damages arising out of the use of Metadata, Previews or Content. In particular, it will not be liable for the following: a. accuracy, completeness, etc. of the Metadata, Previews or Content; b. any infringement of privacy, publicity, copyrights or other rights; c. any use by third parties that goes beyond the rights expressed in these terms of use.
  3. In no event shall The Hunt Museum, nor any of its officers, directors or  employees, be held liable for anything arising out of, or in any way connected to,  your use of this Website.  The Hunt Museum, including its officers, directors and employees shall not be held liable for any indirect, consequential or special liability arising out of, or in any way related to, your use of this Website.
  1. These terms of use:
  1. The Hunt Museum reserves the right to amend these terms of use. The User will be bound to the amended terms of use. Every subsequent reference to ‘these terms of use’ is considered to refer to the amended terms of use, and by using this Website you are expected to review these Terms on a regular basis.
  2. The rights provided to the User in these terms of use will expire automatically upon any breach by the User of the terms included herein.
  3. If any provision of these Terms is found to be invalid under any applicable law, such provisions shall be deleted without affecting the remaining provisions herein.
  4. You hereby indemnify to the fullest extent The Hunt Museum from and against any and/or all liabilities, costs, demands, causes of action, damages and expenses arising in any way related to your breach of any of the provisions of these Terms.
  5. The Hunt Museum is allowed to assign, transfer, and subcontract its rights and/or obligations under these Terms without any notification. However, you are not allowed to assign, transfer, or subcontract any of your rights and/or obligations under these Terms.

5. Governing Law & Jurisdiction

These Terms will be governed by and interpreted in accordance with the laws of the State of Ireland, and you submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the state and courts located in Ireland for the resolution of any disputes.

Our Policies

Contains The Hunt Museum’s Policies

The Hunt Museum collects, manages and uses your data so that we can run our services and share relevant content with you. This policy describes how we collect and use your data when you use our services through the website or in person, and the measures we take to ensure your data remains secure.

Keeping your data secure

Your privacy is important to us. We take all steps necessary to ensure that your data is stored securely and used only in accordance with the preferences you have requested. We will not share your data unless you have given us permission to share it. We do not and will not sell your data. Where possible, we use services that are hosted within the European Union.

Collecting your data

What we collect

When you use one of our online services, apply to join the Friends of the Hunt Museum Association, or attend an event, we may ask you to provide us with some information.

The information we collect or receive includes personal information such as your name, your email address, your profile picture, and any social media or third party services you have told us you would like to be associated with. We may also ask you to tell us information about your specific interests.

We collect information through forms

When you complete a form we have shared with you, you may be asked to submit your name and email address.

When you apply to join the Friends of the Hunt Museum you will be asked to submit information that includes your name, email and organization. You may choose to also submit photographs and other relevant information.

We may also collect information about your activities offline, such as when you attend an event, respond to surveys or speak to us by telephone.

We collect information through cookies

When you use The Hunt Museum website, we use cookies to collect information about your settings and preferences so that these can be used each time you visit one of our websites. We also collect information that is not specific to your identity such as information collected automatically through cookies, e.g. your language preferences.

Managing your data

The first time you directly supply personal information, we create a record of your data and store that record in our internal systems.

The records we store will be used to enable us to provide our services to you and send you communications that you may find useful, but only in accordance with your submitted preferences.

The information collected automatically through cookies and log files is stored on our server.

You can manage cookies by checking the settings for each browser you use.

We do not keep your data for any longer than necessary to fulfill the purposes for which we collected the data or the purposes for which data are reused.

You may ask us whether we process data relating to you, and if so, which data this concerns. In that case, we can provide you with access to the data processed by us that relates to you. If you believe your personal data has been processed incorrectly or incompletely, you may request that we change or supplement the data (rectification).

You can contact us via

If you have a complaint concerning the processing of your personal data by The Hunt Museum please

  1. contact us via;
  2. contact your local Data Protection Authority (DPA).

Using your data

There are a number of ways that we may use or share your data in order to provide our services. If we intend to use or share your data for purposes other than those described here, we will inform you when we request your data. We will only use your data upon your approval and/or if it is necessary to perform agreements.

Friends of the Hunt Museum

When you are a member of the Association, your name and other non-personal information such as your organisation, country or sector, may be published online. You may also publish additional personal information about yourself upon request.

Delivering and improving our services

When you participate in a ticketed event, we will share your name, and sometimes your email address and other non-personal information with the other attendees at that event.

When you sign up to a newsletter or one of our other services, we will use your data to deliver these services.

The information we collect through cookies and log files is used to analyse the use of our services to help us improve them. We also use cookies to collect information that we can use to track performance and to make our services function better.


We use your contact details to send you information about the operation of our services, or changes to our policies, terms and conditions.


GOOGLE ANALYTICS We also use Google Analytics to understand our users’ needs and optimise our service (e.g. how many views each page receives, whether people return to our website, what routes people take through our web pages). Google Analytics only stores anonymised information, such as browser type, operating system, visit time, country of access and anonymised IP addresses. Google Analytics data is stored in accordance with their own privacy policy, which is available here.

Your privacy choices


We want to email you only if you want to hear from us. We try to keep the number of our emails to a minimum. We only email you according to the preferences you have submitted to us and we ensure that you can easily opt out of any emails you receive from us.

We may send you service-related announcements when it is necessary to do so.

Accessing or editing your data

If you wish to access or edit your data or withdrawing your consent, please contact us at

What this policy applies to

This privacy policy applies to the use of services provided by The Hunt Museum CLG. It is in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation.  


This page was last updated 3 July 2020. If you have any questions for us or suggestions on how to improve the information on this page, please contact