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 the property, including the field where the main stage and audience area was for the festival. Usually I just do the self-guided tour of the museum itself.
If you get a chance to go on the docent led tour (we had Steve, who did lighting during the festival and can be spotted in the movie) do that...there is so much to see, and his tour highlights some of the best bits, and his own anecdotes really help capture the moments.
I love the multi-media presentations, particularly the bus theater and the bean bag theater. Those are not included on the guided tour, so you can do those before or after. Also, the place has a great little cafe with wraps and sandwiches, coffee, beer and other drinks, etc.
It's just a very enjoyable museum with lots of great ways to experience not only the festival itself but the music and culture of the time (and what led up to making Woodstock so unique and special). My fiance was glad to come here to get his first taste of Woodstock - at the end of our road trip we went home and he watched the movie for the first time, and he was glad he had been to the museum first to learn all about it.
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