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The Museum at Bethel Woods

200 Hurd Road, Bethel, NY 12720
+1 866-781-2922
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Groovy to be on the same spot!

What a great find...From entering the gates and seeing the signs to "drive peacefully", i't like a... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Lori C
Griffith, Indiana
A tribute to Woodstock for all music festival lovers

This museum is located near the site of the original 1969 Woodstock festival which was one of the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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200 Hurd Road, Bethel, NY 12720
+1 866-781-2922
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Reviewed 3 days ago

What a great find...From entering the gates and seeing the signs to "drive peacefully", i't like a wonderful step back in time. And to think it all happened right on this spot it incredible. Great pictures, great film (better than the film "Woodstock") and great...More

Thank Lori C
Reviewed 4 days ago

This museum is located near the site of the original 1969 Woodstock festival which was one of the most celebrated music festivals in history with over 400,000 people from across the country gathered in these fields to celebrate the three Days of Peace and Music....More

1  Thank Lv2T
Reviewed 5 days ago

Of course I knew about Woodstock, but didn't realize quite how far the actual site was from the town of Woodstock (not even in the same county!) and driving here on 17B you really get a sense of what it must have been like. The...More

Thank LMFMarlboro
Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent 2 ½ hrs walking the museum, watching the videos and visiting the concert site. What a fantastic facility and excellent presentation. Loved the way the economic, social and political conditions of the time were described as the backdrop for why Woodstock happened and was...More

Thank mvpmich
Reviewed 1 week ago

They say, “If you can remember the 60’s, you weren’t really there,” i.e. you hadn’t thoroughly immersed yourself in the culture of the times. I had immersed myself, but, except for a few “flash backs,” smoke shrouded my memories of those times. However, once inside...More

Thank Jim Y
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful museum depicting Woodstock and the whole 60's era. Beautiful area with rolling hills and facilities for concerts too. If you are in the area I would recommend a visit to this museum.

Thank PSalemSutton
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ever since I heard that this museum had opened, and going through my teenage years in the sixties, I had Bethel Woods on my bucket list primarily for the Woodstock connection. This museum is more than just Woodstock! Set in fantastically manicured grounds on the...More

Thank Nikkie T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent museum! Greeted by two wonderful customer service cashiers. Very fascinating from our 11 year old! If you want to step back in time and learn allot of music History from 1969, Go! What is truly amazing , there was over 400,000 people and not...More

Thank 694janice
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Beautiful grounds and a nice place for music lovers. Make sure you visit the monument on corner of Hurd Rd and West Shore Rd. This is a free spot, where the Original Stage was located.

1  Thank fmlodge
Reviewed 1 May 2017

I wanted to visit this museum since I heard about it and the experience was as magic as I expected. If you want to see everything in the museum and watch every single video/film, plan for at least a couple of hours so that you...More

Thank StephanieSalas
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Some of the directions say this is in 'Swan Lake' and some say 'Bethel'.
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.