Terms and Conditions

§1 Scope of application
These terms and conditions apply to the visit of the exhibition rooms and the use of the individual facilities of the Odysseum Cologne, which can be visit according to their specific purpose, and all events offered by the AWC AG. These include, for example, the highlight stations, public guided tours, group tours, children's birthdays, special activities and work shows.

§2 Contract conclusion / application
The AWC AG offers free and ticked events.
Registration and confirmation can be made by telephone or online.
The number of participants can be limited. Registrations are considered in the order of their receipt. If an application cannot be considered, the AWC AG will inform the customer immediately. The age restrictions must be observed in events for children and adolescents.

§3 Terms of payment
The fee for events and/or visits is due before entering. In justified exceptional cases, payment can be agreed upon invoice.

§4 Cancellation of the Organizer
The AWC AG is entitled to withdraw from the contract with immediate effect for special reasons. This is especially the case if the event has to be canceled for reasons beyond the control of the AWC AG (eg force majeure).

§5 Liability
The use of all facilities is exclusively at your own risk. The AWC AG is only liable in case of intent and gross negligence. Liability of the AWC AG for damages of the visitors is excluded, as long as they are based on the fact that the visitor disregard the existing safety regulations, did not observe the information and prohibition signs or the instructions of the supervisory staff. The statutory liability for damage in the case of injury to life, body or limb shall remain unaffected. In these cases, the Odysseum is liable for every degree of fault. No liability is accepted for loss, theft, etc. of items, not owned by Odysseum Cologne.

§6 Offsetting and Retention Rights
An offsetting against the claims of the AWC AG is only permitted with undisputed or legally valid claims.

§7 Data Protection
All personal data will be treated confidentially. The AWC AG is entitled to collect, store and process all data required by the business relationship in accordance with the Federal Data Protection Act.
The customer allows the AWC AG to communicate this data to third parties, as far as this is necessary for the fulfillment of the contract.

§8 Applicability of German law
Only German law shall apply to the contractual relationship.

§9 Severability clause
In the event that individual provisions of these Terms and Conditions are illegal, invalid or unenforceable, the remaining terms and conditions shall survive, remain in full force and continue to be binding and enforceable.

§10 Final provision
These Terms and Conditions of the AWC AG shall apply from 10.01.2016.