Terms and Conditions & Privacy Policy

Provider according to § 5 TMG

Fontanestadt Neuruppin
represented by the mayor Jens-Peter Golde
Karl-Liebknecht-Straße 33/34
16816 Neuruppin
T. +49 (0) 3391/355 123

Responsible for contents according to § 5 TMG, § 55 RStV:

Brandenburgische Gesellschaft für Kultur und Geschichte gGmbH
Schloßstr. 12
14467 Potsdam
T.  +49 (0) 331/620 85-81

Shareholders: Federal State of Brandenburg and the state capital Potsdam

Register court: Amtsgericht Potsdam
Registration number: HRB 16809 P

In the following called BKG.

Managing directors:

Dr. Kurt Winkler
Brigitte Faber-Schmidt

Editorial work and content maintenance:

Paulina Wielinski
(Marketing and Communication)


Ta-Trung, Designstudio

Technical implementation:

Berliner Süden – Studio für digitale Markenerlebnisse

Imprint also applies to the following social media accounts:

Facebook: www.facebook.com/fontane200
Twitter: www.twitter.com/fontane200


Dr. David James Prickett
Julia Bork
Paulina Wielinski

Legal information on liability / disclaimer

The following information explains our handling of your data. We reserve the right to change their content from time to time. It is therefore advisable to reread our instructions for data processing at regular intervals.

1. Limitation of Liability

The BKG endeavors to ensure the accuracy and timeliness of this website. Nevertheless, mistakes and ambiguities can not be completely ruled out. Therefore, the BKG assumes no responsibility for the topicality, correctness, completeness or quality of the information provided. The use of the content is at the user’s own risk. As a service provider, the provider of this website in accordance with § 7 para. 1 TMG for own content and provided information on these pages according to the general laws is responsible; according to §§ 8 to 10 TMG, however, not obliged to monitor the transmitted or stored third-party information. Removal or blocking of this content takes place immediately from the moment of knowledge of a specific infringement. Liability is only possible from the time the knowledge is acquired.

2. External links

The website contains links to external websites on whose content the provider of the website has no influence. For this reason, the provider for this content can not guarantee.
The respective provider of the linked website is responsible for the content and accuracy of the information provided. At the time of linking no infringements were recognizable. Upon notification of such an infringement, the link will be removed immediately.

3. Copyright/ancillary copyright

The contents, works and information published on this website are subject to German copyright and ancillary copyright. Any kind of duplication, processing, distribution, storage and any kind of exploitation outside the limits of copyright requires the prior written consent of the respective copyright holder. The unauthorized copying/saving of the information provided on this website is prohibited and punishable.

Data protection

We treat your personal data confidentially and in accordance with the statutory data protection regulations and this privacy policy. For this reason, we inform you here in detail about the collection, processing and storage of personal data on the website to fontane.200. Personal data is all data that personally identifies you. Detailed information on the subject of data protection can be found in our privacy policy listed under this text.

How are your data recorded?

Your data is automatically collected by our IT systems when you visit the website. These are above all technical data (for example Internet browser, operating system or time of the page call). The collection of this data is done automatically as soon as you enter our website.

What is your data used for?

On the one hand, your data is collected in order to guarantee a faultless provision of the website. On the other hand, your data can be used to analyze your user behavior.

What rights do you have regarding your data?

At any time you have the right to obtain free information about the origin, recipient and purpose of your stored personal data. You also have a right to request the correction, blocking or deletion of this data. For this purpose as well as for further questions about data protection you can contact us at any time at the address given in the imprint. Furthermore, you have a right of appeal to the competent supervisory authority.


The fontane.200 website partly uses so-called cookies. Cookies do not harm your computer and do not contain viruses. Cookies serve to make our offer more user-friendly, effective and secure. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer and stored by your browser. Most of the cookies we use are so-called “session cookies”. They are automatically deleted after your visit. Other cookies remain stored on your device until you delete them. These cookies allow us to recognize your browser the next time you visit. You can set your browser so that you are informed about the setting of cookies and allow cookies only in individual cases, the acceptance of cookies for certain cases or generally exclude and activate the automatic deletion of cookies when closing the browser. Disabling cookies may limit the functionality of this website.

Server log files

The provider of this website automatically collects and stores information in so-called server log files, which your browser automatically transmits to us. These are:

Visited website
Time at the time of access
Amount of data sent in bytes
Source/reference from which you came to the page
Used browser
Operating system used
Used IP address (possibly in anonymous form)

The data collected are for statistical purposes only and to improve the website. A merge of this data with other data sources will not be done.
The basis for data processing is Art. 6 para. 1 lit. b DSGVO, which allows the processing of data to fulfill a contract or pre-contractual measures.

Anonymized usage analysis with Matomo

On our website the web analysis service Matomo (formerly Piwik) (www.matomo.org), a service of the provider InnoCraft Ltd., 150 Willis St, 6011 Wellington, New Zealand, is used. Matomo is an open-source software that monitors the traffic of website visitors on the basis of our legitimate interest in the statistical analysis of user behavior for optimization and marketing purposes in accordance with Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO collects and saves. The following data is processed: the type of browser you use and the browser version, the operating system you are using, your country of origin, the date and time of the server request, the number of visits, your time spent on the website, and the external links you have activated. From this data, pseudonymised usage profiles can be created and evaluated for this purpose. The analysis is made possible by means of cookies, small text files. The cookies collect information regarding your use of our website, which are stored locally in the cache of your Internet browser. Your IP address will be anonymized before. However, you have the option of preventing cookies from Matomo being stored on your computer. To do this, you must modify the settings on your Internet browser accordingly. This may mean that you can not use our website to the full extent.

Currently, you are not beeing tracked.

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SSL encryption

This site uses SSL encryption for security and to protect the transmission of sensitive content. You can recognize an encrypted connection by changing the address line of the browser from “http: //” to “https: //” and the lock symbol in your browser line. If SSL encryption is enabled, the data you submit to us can not be read by third parties.

Social Media sharing links

We use social media sharing buttons on our website. Both on the home page as well as on the program individual pages we use static sharing links to our social media accounts. This static version does not transfer data to social networks, even if you do not click the link.

Online activities on social media platforms

We maintain online presence within social networks and platforms in order to communicate with those who are interested and to inform them about our projects. When calling the respective networks and platforms, the terms and conditions and the data processing guidelines apply to their respective operators. Unless otherwise stated in our Privacy Policy, we process users’ data as long as they communicate with us within social networks and platforms, write posts on our online presence or send us messages.


Our website uses the map service MapBox via an API. The supplier is MapBox Inc., 740 15th St NW, Washington, DC 20005, United States. To use the functions of MapBox it is necessary to save your IP address. This information is typically transmitted to and stored by a MapBox server in the United States. The provider of this site has no influence on this data transfer. The use of MapBox is in the interest of an attractive presentation of our online offers in the specified locations. This constitutes a legitimate interest within the meaning of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO. More information on handling user data can be found in MapBox’s privacy policy: www.mapbox.com/privacy


We include the maps of the service »OpenStreetMap« (www.openstreetmap.de), which are offered by the OpenStreetMap Foundation (OSMF) based on the Open Data Commons Open Database License (ODbL). To the best of our knowledge, OpenStreetMap uses users’ data solely for the purpose of displaying map features and caching the selected settings. This data may include, but is not limited to, users’ IP addresses and location data, but they are not collected without their consent (usually as part of their mobile device settings). The data can be processed in the USA. For more information, see the OpenStreetMap privacy statement: wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Privacy_Policy.

Web fonts from myfonts.com

Our website uses fonts provided by MyFonts Inc., 600 Unicorn Park Drive, Woburn, MA 01801, USA. When you visit the site, data is also retrieved from a Myfonts server, which at least gives MyFonts knowledge of your IP address. MyFonts learns, among other things, that you have accessed the font on our website, as well as some technical information about your browser, since almost every web browser automatically sends this data to the server with each call. Some browsers allow you to restrict or modify the data sent to the server, but whether this is possible depends on the browser manufacturer. Even if MyFonts only needs the transmitted information, in particular the IP address, to deliver the retrieved content, it is beyond our knowledge and influence whether and to what extent MyFonts also statistically evaluates or stores this information. Further information on data protection at MyFonts can be found at the following link: www.myfonts.com/info/terms-and-condition