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Terms of use

Norms for use and consultation of site contents

The Civic Museum of Modena (referred to hereafter as the Museum) created the website with the aim of publishing data and documents regarding its creative production and activities. The contents of the site may be modified at any time and without notice.



The viewing, downloading or any use of data published on this site entails accepting these legal notes and the licensing conditions with which they were published.

Unless otherwise indicated, the data published on this site are made available with CC BY-SA license. This means that, where not otherwise specified, the contents of this site are freely distributable and re-usable, provided that the source is always cited and, where possible, the web address of the original page is reported and shared in the same way.


Use of the site and downloads

All documents published on this site are in compliance with and equivalent to the originals.

Under no circumstances can the Museum be held responsible for damage of any kind caused directly or indirectly by accessing the site, by the inability to access it, nor for connection services employed by users for accessing the portal.

The documents available on this site for download, such as informative documentation, brochures, maps, information about collections, etc., unless otherwise indicated, are free of charge.


Access to external connected sites

Links to external websites, indicated on this website, are provided purely as a service to users; the Museum accepts no responsibility for the accuracy or completeness of the links indicated.

The indication of links in no way implies the Museum’s approval or endorsement of, nor sharing of responsibility for, the legitimacy, the completeness or the accuracy of the information appearing on those websites.



The Museum’s privacy policy is available on the homepage of the website.


Social Media

The Museum uses social media for communication purposes regarding our educational activities and the promotion of cultural heritage. Published content includes photographs, videos, press releases, service information, news about Museum activities and related services. Through its social media networks, the Museum can share content and messages of public interest published by other users. The Museum is committed to providing spaces of communication and dialogue within its own profiles on various social media platforms, and asks its users to follow a few simple rules of decency, respect and propriety.

Each user is responsible for content they post or opinions they express. Nevertheless, insults, threats, hateful, offensive or obscene comments, images or videos, or any other harassing or defamatory behavior will not be tolerated. Interest in topics regarding the Museum’s activities is an essential prerequisite; no advertising, spam or promotion of private interests or illegal activities will be tolerated, and no content that constitutes infringement of copyright or intellectual property or that contains unauthorized use of a registered trademark will be allowed.

In any case, where permitted by social media sites, all posts, comments or audio/video material that contain inappropriate, threatening, violent, vulgar or disrespectful language, or that include illicit, offensive, obscene, misleading, alarmist or discriminatory content, or that promote or support illegal activity, or that violate copyright will be removed by Museum staff.

Our social media platforms are constantly and systematically monitored.

Below are our official social media accounts:






Any other accounts attributed to the Civic Museum of Modena are not managed by this museum.

Last updated December 13, 2019.