Privacy policy

We, the company Gebr. Märklin & Cie. GmbH and the "Märklin Kids Club" take the protection of your personal data very seriously and strictly comply with the provisions of the data protection laws. Personal data is only collected on this website to the extent necessary for technical reasons. Under no circumstances will the data collected be sold or provided to third parties for other reasons without the consent of the user.

The following declaration provides you with an overview of how we ensure this protection and what kind of data is collected for what purpose.


Data processing on this website:
The "Märklin Kids Club" automatically collects and stores in its server log files information your browser sends to us. This information includes:


Browser type and version
Operating system used
Referrer URL (previously visited web page)
Host name of the accessing computer (IP address)
Time of the server inquiry.

It is not possible for us to attribute this data to any specific persons. A compilation of this data with other data sources is not made and the data will be deleted after a statistical analysis.



Our web pages use so-called "cookies" in several places. They serve to make our service more user-friendly, effective and safe. Cookies are small text files that are downloaded to your computer and stored by your browser. Most of the cookies we use are so-called "session cookies". They are deleted automatically after your visit. Cookies do not damage your computer and they do not contain viruses.

You can deactivate the cookies in your browser. However, in this case you may not be able to use the full functionality of our website.

Right to information:
You have the right to receive information regarding your personal data, its origin and destination and the purpose of data processing.

Should you have any questions on this please contact the Gebr. Märklin & Cie GmbH data protection officer.



This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service from Google Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics employs so-called "cookies", text files which are stored on your computer and permit an analysis of how you use the website. The information generated via the cookie on your use of this website (including your IP address) is passed to a Google server in the United States and stored there. The IP address is anonymised by the server by removing the last digit block. Google uses this information to evaluate your usage of the website, compile reports on the website activities for the website operator and provide further services linked with website and Internet usage. Google may also pass this information to third parties if this is prescribed by law or if third parties process this data on behalf of Google. Google will never associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You can prevent the cookies from being installed via the corresponding setting in your browser software; however we must point out to you that you may not be able to use the full functionality of our website in that case.

By using this website, you declare that you agree to the processing of the data collected about you by Google in the aforementioned manner and for the aforementioned purpose.