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The Museum at Bethel Woods

200 Hurd Road, Bethel, NY 12720
+1 866-781-2922
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Hallowed Ground, But...

It was wonderful to finally visit this spot where the Woodstock Festival happened and to walk the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Toms River, New Jersey
Bucket List visit did not disappoint.

On a whim while visiting a friend in Woodstock, my wife and I decided to go find the actual concert... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Greg D
Bar Harbor, Maine
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200 Hurd Road, Bethel, NY 12720
+1 866-781-2922
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was wonderful to finally visit this spot where the Woodstock Festival happened and to walk the field, but the Museum itself was small for the price, and focused a little more on society at that the time than the performers, but still had some...More

Thank EricTailor
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

On a whim while visiting a friend in Woodstock, my wife and I decided to go find the actual concert location. I wasn’t sure what I would find there, maybe an empty field with a monument, but we found so much more. The museum was...More

Thank Greg D
Reviewed November 10, 2017

More than a monument to rock musicians and hundreds of thousands of kids high on their music and other things,The Museum at Bethel Woods celebrates an awakening of consciousness from the post WW II conformity of the Eisenhower years through the Civil Rights, Feminist, and...More

Thank ChannahAbraham
Reviewed October 30, 2017

The idea of visiting the Woodstock site has been in the back of my mind for decades. I am a child of the 60s and that event had a huge impact on me personally. I had initially assumed that a trip there would mean looking...More

Thank RexT
Reviewed October 23, 2017

The actual concert site was stunning and, as the child of a Baby Boomer who is consequently super into 60s/early 70s music, actually standing there where it all happened was pretty neat. I couldn't believe how remote the site was. I watched the movie Woodstock...More

Thank icecat77
Reviewed October 19, 2017

First of all I didn't there was a museum and monument dedicate to Woodstock. Baby Boomers, if you loved Cleveland's R & R Hall of Fame, you we love the Museum at Bethel Woods. Our next venture is to the GRAMMY Museum in Newark. Addendum...More

Thank joku2015
Reviewed October 17, 2017

The Woodstock Museum is a must see for anybody that grew up in the sixties and loved the spirit and music of that era. Located in Bethel, NY, which is at least an hours drive from the town of Woodstock, this is a great tribute...More

Thank bunkerboo
Reviewed October 16, 2017 via mobile

I grew up in this area but didn't go to the festival in 1969. Took some of my grandchildren to the museum. This is very well done and presents a great educational opportunity.

Thank 1chevy
Reviewed October 9, 2017

I have been to this museum on several occasions, but this particular visit was my first chance to introduce my fiance to Woodstock. We stayed at Bethel Woods for 5 hours!! This was my first time taking a docent-led tour and also of just walking...More

Thank NauticaSea
Reviewed October 8, 2017

Wonderful modern museum with well preserved grounds. Inside several retro displays and film highlights document this unique music festival. Some of the tour guides attended this festival nearly 50 years ago and passionately offer details. I spent 2 hours there and could have stayed longer....More

Thank Butchy11
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Martin F
October 14, 2017|
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Response from Sue M | Reviewed this property |
I don't think there is public transport perhaps you could contact the museum direct and ask?
June 24, 2016|
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Response from WilWul | Reviewed this property |
This venue is in the town of Bethel, just off Route 17B.