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 included
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.
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.
you choose to submit comments to be posted in an online
exhibit, we will only post the information you provide
with your commentwe 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
time. If 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.
As a state entity, the California Science Center
is vigilant to protect any and all personal, sensitive
or confidential information against risks such as inappropriate
or unauthorized access, modification and loss. At the
same time, pubic information access must be appropriately
observed. This is true of all media types, including
paper and data. The California Science Center
and Exposition Park Office of Park Management have
and Guidelines to address administrative, technical,
physical security safeguards for
Information — Information
maintained by state agencies that is exempt from
disclosure under the provisions of the California
Public Records Act (PRA), or other applicable state
or federal laws. Examples include personally identifying
information, security-related information, policy
drafts, and some department financial information.
- Personal Information —
Information maintained by state agencies that
identifies or describes an individual. That
is, documents or databases that include information
that is “a
unique identifier” to
an individual. Examples of this type of information
include but are not limited to: Social Security
Number, driver’s license
number, financial account number, medical information,
address, and phone.
- Public Information — Information
maintained by state agencies that is not exempt
from disclosure under the PRA, or other applicable
state or federal laws.
- Sensitive Information — Information
maintained by state agencies that requires special
precautions to protect it from unauthorized modification
or deletion. Sensitive information may be public;
typically, sensitive information includes agency
records of financial transactions and regulatory
If you would like to obtain a complete copy of
the current State Security and Privacy Program
Guidelines, you may contact the Office of the President.
California Science Center
700 State Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90037