Terms and conditions

Maidstone Museum website is a local government website owned and managed by Maidstone Borough Council, henceforth referred to as ‘We’. In entering our site you the user (‘You’) are accepting our Terms and Conditions.

Re-use of Public Sector Information

Information about reusing our information can be found by following the link below. For some things, you may need to apply for a licence.

Read about the re-use of public sector information.

Using Maidstone Museum Website

The Maidstone Museum website is maintained for your personal use and viewing. Access and use by you of the Maidstone Museum website constitutes acceptance by you of these Terms and Conditions which take effect from the date of first use.

Intellectual property

The names, images and logos identifying Maidstone Museum, Maidstone Carriage Museum and the Queens’ Own Royal West Kent Regimental Museum, government departments, third parties and their information, products and services are proprietary marks of Maidstone Museum, Maidstone Borough Council, the government departments and/or third parties.


Copying or use of the Maidstone Museum, Maidstone Carriage Museum and the Queens’ Own Royal West Kent Regimental Museum logo, government logos and/or any other third party logos accessed via the Maidstone Museum website is not permitted without prior approval from the copyright owner. Requests for permission to use the Maidstone Museums’ logos should be directed to: museuminfo@maidstone.gov.uk.

Tell us how and why you wish to use our logos. Please include your contact details as follows: name, address, telephone number, fax number (if applicable) and e-mail.


To us at Maidstone Museum

You do not have to ask permission to link directly to pages hosted on this site and we actively encourage you to do so. We would prefer you to inform us by email if you do, tell us the address and nature of the page that will be linking to the site. Please email us at museuminfo@maidstone.gov.uk.

We do not object to you linking directly to the information that is hosted on our site. However, we do not permit our pages to be loaded into frames on your site. Maidstone Museum pages must load into the user’s entire window and no advertising should be shown. In addition where linking to a specific page a link to our home page and where possible a notice to state that the link will take them to content on our site.

From us at Maidstone Museum

It is our general policy to obtain permission to link to other websites when we can find contact details. We are not responsible for the content or reliability of the linked websites. Listing should not be taken as endorsement of any kind. We cannot guarantee that these links will work all of the time and we have no control over the availability of linked pages.

Virus protection

We make every effort to check and test material at all stages of production. It is always wise for you to run an anti-virus program on all material downloaded from the Internet.

We cannot accept any responsibility for any loss, disruption or damage to your data or your computer system which may occur whilst using material derived from the Digital Maidstone website.

These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales. Any dispute arising under these Terms and Conditions shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.