Your privacy, our statement! is the website for tourist information about Woerden and region. You can find all the information about days out, attractions, historical highlights, overnight stays, food and drinks, shopping, practical information and more. This Privacy Policy explains how we handle your personal data.

Cookie statement

Use of cookies and comparable technical processes

The website uses cookies and other comparable technical processes which involve the transmission of an identifier to your device (computer, smartphone, etc.).

These automatically provide us with specific information about your computer and internet connection, browser details, operating system. We also store your visit history, meaning the pages on our website you visit, including the order in which you visit them as well as the date and time. During your visit, we will sometimes use JavaScript to collect and evaluate further data, including the time it takes a page to load, whether a page has loaded correctly, the time you spend visiting a detailed page, data on interaction with pages (e.g. scrolling, clicking, mouseovers) and information on when you leave the page.

This process helps us to analyse how our website is used so that we can optimise our content overall, and enables us to personalise content specifically for you, for example by recognising you as a return visitor to our website. The process also ensures that you do not need to re-register every time you use our personalised services.

The legal basis for this is Article 6 Para. 1 f) of the EU General Data Protection Regulation.

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We would like to inform you about the Google Analytics Opt-out browser add-on, which can prevent your data from being collected and used by Google Analytics.

More information about switching on and off and removing cookies can be found in the instructions and / or using the help function of your browser.
Your Online Choices: A guide to online behavioral advertising.

This statement has been compiled with the most care. However, is not liable for any direct or indirect damage that could arise from the use of the information provided here in. No rights can be derived or claims made in any way from the content of this declaration.

Social media

We use Social media to keep you informed about the experience of Woerden. You can follow us on Facebook, Instagram, Youtube, Twitter, LinkedIn and Pinterest. There are no conditions attached to the use of Social media, you agree with the terms and conditions of the Social media platform that you use.

If you ask a question to us via Social media, we will save that message and your account name so that we can respond to your message. We also approach you if we would like to use a photo of you for marketing purposes. We will approach you via Social media. We will not use photos of you without permission.

We use advertising opportunities from Social media. We show ads based on the data that Social Media Platforms have of you, and place ads based on the fact that you follow us, or that you are interested in components that we offer.


You can subscribe to our newsletters to stay informed about the news, activities, events, competitions or details of Woerden. We will need your email address as well as information allowing us to verify that you are the owner of the email address and that you have agreed to receive the newsletter. No further details will be collected. We will use this data exclusively to send you the information you have requested and will not pass it on to any third party. At any time you may revoke your consent to the storage of your data and your email address, and the use of it to send you the newsletter, by clicking the ‘’unsubscribe’’ link in the newsletter.  

VVV Woerden - tourist information office

In our VVV store at the Cheese Warehouse in Woerden there’s a camera. This is important for the safety of our staff and our products, but also for your safety. The data of the camera will be removed after 4 weeks, unless there are good reasons to keep the data for longer, for example for police research.

WIFI connection
During a visit to the VVV Store at the Cheese Warehouse you can use WIFI for free. No data is collected from your device.

Purchase at the cash desk
Chances are that you pay per pin during a visit to our VVV store in the Cheese Warehouse. Your transaction details will be registered to make the payment order. We are tax-obligated to keep details of every purchase for seven years.

Data registration of the bookings

Bookings, for example city walks or packages, are kept via application forms and confirmations of the VVV Woerden. Personal details such as: name, email address, address and telephone number will be noted. This information will be used to contact the guests about the booking, send a confirmation and an invoice. In addition, guests are also emailed about the experience of the activity after the visit. The data can be viewed by the volunteers of the VVV Woerden and the employees of Woerden Marketing. Personal information for the bookings of the city walks, petrus tower and the mill will be shared with the guides of the Gilde Woerden Foundation. The data is stored in the system for up to 2 years and will be deleted after this period. On request, personal data will be changed and/or removed immediately.


Do you have a question, request or complaint about this privacy statement or about the processing of personal data by Woerden Marketing? Please contact us by calling +31 348 745 492 or send an email to