Data Protection

The Flossenbürg Concentration Camp takes the protection of personal data very seriously. We would like for you to know if and when we use data, and how we use it. We have taken technical and organizational measures to ensure that we comply with the privacy policy.

Use of Cookies
The internet sites may use in some places and in some cases so-called cookies. They serve to make our services more user-friendly, effective, and secure. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer and saved by your browser. We do not collect personal information about cookies. Most of the cookes we use are so-called "session cookies." They will automatically be deleted after your visit. Only the cookies for the implementation of our anonymized statistics have a somewhat longer validity. The use of our services is also possible without cookies. You can either disable the storage of cookies in your browser or enable notification when cookies are sent.

Storage of Access Data
Every time a file is requested from our services, access data is stores. Each record consists of: IP address, previous page (if transmitted by web browser), file name, date and time, amount of data transferred, access status, and type of web browser. The stored data will be evaluated by us exclusively for statistical purposes; a transfer to third parties, even in excerpts, will not take place.

This website uses GoogleMaps to display interactive maps and generate directions for driving. GoogleMaps is a map service from Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, California 94043, USA. By using GoogleMaps, information about the use of this website, including your IP address and the (start) address entered in the Route Planner function, may be transferred to Google in the United States. If you visit a web page on our website that contains GoogleMaps, your browser establishes a direct connection to Google’s servers. The content of the map will be transmitted by Google directly to your browser and incorporated by it into the website. Therefore, we have no control over the amount of data Google collects in this way. According to our knowledge, at least the following data is collected:

- Date and time of visit to the website concerned
- Internet address or URL of the website you are visiting
- IP address, (start) address entered during route planning We have no influence on the further processing and use of the data by Google and therefore cannot accept any responsibility for this.

If you do not want Google to collect, process, or use information about you through our website, you can disable JavaScript in your browser settings. However, in this case you will not be able to use the map display.

For the purpose and scope of the data collection and further processing and use of the data by Google, as well as your rights in this regard and setting options for the protection of your privacy, please refer to the privacy policy of Google. ( As for the use of our website, you consent to the processing of the data collected about you by GoogleMaps Route Planner in the manner described above and for the purpose stated above.

Links to Other Websites
Our online services contain links to other websites. We have no control over their operators' compliance with privacy or other regulations.

Questions, Suggestions, Comments
For questions, suggestions, and comments on the subject of data protection, please contact us directly by e-mail: information(at) The constant development of the internet and the associated changes in existing legal norms means that from time to time adjustments to our data protection information is required. We will inform you about new features here.

Flossenbürg, April 9, 2019