Cookie Policy

What Are Cookies

The website uses cookies. Cookies are text files containing strings of letters and numbers that can be placed on the user's device by websites they visit ("first-party" cookies) or by third-party sites ("third-party cookies"). When the user visits the website again, cookies are sent back to such sites. Cookies are intended to streamline the analysis of web traffic or to indicate when a specific site or a part of it is being visited, to differentiate the site visitors to provide them with customized contents, and to help administrators to improve the website and the browsing experience.

By way of cookies, we cannot access other information stored in your device, although this is where cookies are downloaded. Cookies cannot upload any codes whatsoever, deliver viruses or malwares and are not harmful to the host device.

Below you can find all information about cookies installed through this website, and all the necessary information about how to manage your cookie preferences.


User Consent

Users accessing any page of for the first time will be displayed a brief notice on the use of cookies.

Through the selection tools made available, the user can give his/her consent to the use of cookies by selecting or clearing the categories of cookies to be authorized, in order to make use of the possibilities that they offer while browsing.
By clicking on the “Accept all cookies” button, the user accepts the use of cookies on this site according to procedures set forth herein. By clicking on “Use only essential cookies”, the user will reject the use of cookies other than those technical and strictly necessary for the website to work properly. Finally, clicking on “Agree to select”, the user can express consent to non-essential cookies with respect to the categories of cookies selected.

The website remembers the choice made by the user for 6 months (except where there is a justified exception) on the device used and therefore the brief information will not be displayed again during following connections from the same device. However, the user can always withdraw, in whole or in part, the consent already given, as explained under paragraph “How To Set Up Your Browser”.

If you experience technical problems related to the consent, please contact us through the appropriate channels established by this website to allow us to provide the most suitable assistance.


Types of Cookies We Use

The use of cookies by this website Owner, Fondazione Oronzio e Niccolò De Nora, with registered office in Milan, via Bistolfi 35, is included in the Privacy Policy; for all information required by Articles 13 and 14 of the Regulation EU 679/2016 click here

When browsing on this website you may receive both cookies from this website, so-called first-party cookies, and third-party cookies, that may set cookies on your devices on our behalf in order to provide their services.

To allow the browsing on our site and the provision of our services, we use the so-called persistent cookies (i.e. cookies that remain in the memory until they are manually deleted by the user, or for which there is a long-term expiration date) and the so-called session cookies, which are not permanently stored on the host computer and are automatically removed by closing the browser.

The different types of cookies - with specific functions – that we use can be classified as:

They are essential for the proper function of our website and enable the user to navigate and display the contents. Their possible deactivation would result in malfunctions of the website.
Necessary| Consent
This cookie keeps track of the consent already given by the user on the use of cookies, in order not to repeat – at subsequent visits – the brief information on cookies and the consent request.
They allow the user to make the most of the peculiarities of the site and benefit from a more comfortable navigation. If these cookies are enabled, the navigation on the site works in an ideal way; users can anyway choose not to allow the activation of these cookies on the device. In general, for example, such cookies store the language of the contents the user previously set, the selected layout or (for a limited period of time) also store the items in the shopping cart if the user closes the session before the purchase is finalized.
They are used to collect information on how users browse our website. This information is analysed for statistical purposes. They are not required, but they are a major help for us because they allow us to improve our contents and services according to the specifications that derive from the statistical analysis. If these cookies are enabled, the navigation on the site works in an ideal way; users can anyway choose not to allow the activation of these cookies on the device.

Statistics (statistical, third-party) uses Google Analytics, a web traffic analysis tool that uses cookies to collect and analyse aggregated information on the browsing history of the users. Neither Fondazione Oronzio e Niccolò De Nora nor Google associate your IP address with other data held by them to identify the user directly.
The information collected is processed by Google Analytics in order to produce reports for the administrators of who use them to verify the proper functioning of the services and, where applicable, the approval rate of the contents offered.

If you want to disable statistical cookies thus preventing Google Analytics from collecting data on your browsing, you can download the appropriate component here.

If you do not want to receive cookies, please change your choices or set up your browser

If the user wants to change the options concerning consent to cookies, he/she can reopen the preference selection panel at any time through the dedicated icon at the bottom of the screen or by clicking on this button:

Set your cookie preferences

Alternatively, you can always set up your browser to block the cookies you receive. By disabling cookies, however, the site or some of its features may not work properly. To modify the use of cookies, to block or delete them on the device, simply enter the browser settings. Most browsers provide the ability to accept or reject all cookies or accept only some cookies (for example, from specific sites).

Settings of cookies may be different in each browser, even though the steps are very similar. For more details on the procedure, visit or see the “Help” section of your browser.

Find out more about cookies and how to manage your preferences on third-party cookies by clicking here:

Details of cookies used