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The Museum at Bethel Woods

200 Hurd Road, Bethel, NY 12720
+1 866-781-2922
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Multi media delight.

Great introduction to not only Woodstock Music festival of '69, but to politics, fashions and... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2016
Linda H
Every Baby Boomer will be happy here!

You can't help but smile just seeing the words Woodstock if you're of a certain age! It brings back... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2016
aliceann1
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boston, mass.
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  • Excellent78%
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  • Average2%
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200 Hurd Road, Bethel, NY 12720
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Reviewed 9 September 2016

Great introduction to not only Woodstock Music festival of '69, but to politics, fashions and history of music of the era. Many stations with interactive displays - cool little theater made out of a psychedelic decorated bus. Fully accessible for wheelchairs throughout building, though the...More

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Reviewed 8 September 2016

You can't help but smile just seeing the words Woodstock if you're of a certain age! It brings back so many memories of a particular era that was very special. The Museum at Bethel Woods is a tribute to that age (of Aquarius?) It is...More

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Reviewed 8 September 2016

Something off my bucklist that I did not know was there :) A really awe inspiring place to go and see.

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Reviewed 30 August 2016

The Museum at Bethel Woods is the guide to the 1960's and the Woodstock Music festival.. Bethel Woods is the historic site of the Woodstock Music festival and the hallowed ground where half a million young people gathered in 1969 for three days of peace,...More

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Reviewed 28 August 2016

I've been to over 200 Grateful Dead Shows. Minimum 50 David Bromberg shows. This Museum really brought it all together... I can try and describe it, but unless you come here, take your time and interact, it won't make much sense. Come and experience it...More

1  Thank grateful908
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Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

The venue is perfect for concerts. The museum Is small but it is a historic site from a pivotal time in American pop culture history.

Thank Ctseibler
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Reviewed 23 August 2016

This is one of the most peaceful, open, and magical places I have ever been. I love everything about Woodstock so that may be why I feel so strongly about it. if you connect with it even a little you must go. The museum had...More

1  Thank BlueSage88
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Reviewed 23 August 2016

Having grown up in the sixties, our visit to The Museum at Bethel Woods was especially meaningful. A great deal of thought and planning was evident in the content and layout of the museum. Anyone growing up or alive during the sixties will rewarded with...More

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Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Woodstock baby! As a 60s history buff this museum was anazing to visit. The staff is very helpful. Some were at the original woodstock. I found myself taking pictures at every turn. The films were great at taking us back to what it was like...More

1  Thank Emily802
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Reviewed 15 August 2016

Overpowering sense of nostalgia. Truly an incredible experience! Do yourself a favor and visit this historic place!

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Martin F
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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?
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rebrawlings
24 June 2016|
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Response from WilWul | Reviewed this property |
This venue is in the town of Bethel, just off Route 17B.
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