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Woodstock Museum

13 Charles Bach Rd, Saugerties, NY 12477-3113
+1 845-246-0600
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Woodstock seen in retrospect

We were the only ones this afternoon at the museum, and we received a private tour from Nathan, who... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Nadia C
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New York City, New York
This Ain't The Place Folks!

People, do not be fooled by the name of Woodstock as the venue for the original concert, because... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2016
albinoWestwood
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westwod,nj
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13 Charles Bach Rd, Saugerties, NY 12477-3113
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We were the only ones this afternoon at the museum, and we received a private tour from Nathan, who owns and runs the Museum. He tells such fascinating stories about the political, spiritual, and cultural reasons behind the notion of Woodstock, that's it's easily visualized....More

Thank Nadia C
Reviewed 22 October 2016

People, do not be fooled by the name of Woodstock as the venue for the original concert, because it's not. The concert was supposed to be held i Woodstock, but the people of Woodstock, backed out of the deal and the concert promoters had to...More

2  Thank albinoWestwood
WoodstockMuseum, President at Woodstock Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2016

Woodstock is where the famous 1969 festival was conceived. It is the the home of America's oldest surviving Colony of the Arts founded in 1902. In the early 1960s, folk musicians including Bob Dylan from Greenwich Village moved to Woodstock followed by John Baez, Peter,...More

Reviewed 28 August 2016

When we searched for the Woodstock museum we weren't sure if this was the one people told us about (we were aware that there is one in Bethel, NY) but it looked interesting. We called and spoke to Nathan and knew this would be a...More

1  Thank ncarrey
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

On the spur of the moment we contacted Nathan, the curator of the Woodstock Museum, and he was more accommodating than we could have ever hoped. Located off a gravel road, this tiny treasure holds some of the most poignant memories of the events leading...More

1  Thank Rene C
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

We were actually trying to find the mueseum in Bethel Green but are so happy that we came across this mueseum. Our tour guide - White Buffalo - was the actual owner of the property and was very passionate about what he was talking about....More

1  Thank Don T
Reviewed 5 July 2016

The Woodstock Museum in Saugerties New York is very interesting and an exceptional experience IF IF IF (and this is important) you are really and truly and deeply interested in the Woodstock Festival. The Woodstock Festival took place from August 15 to 18, 1969 in...More

3  Thank kanbaatar
Reviewed 27 June 2016

If you love the history of the 60's, you will love this museum. If you are coming to see the grounds, make sure there isn't a concert on the day you come. They do not let you walk around. The museum is worth the visit,...More

Thank Brendermac
Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

Just to reiterate...although this museum is listed as a top 10 thing to do in Saugeties and/or Woodstock...it's NOT the one you think it is! The museum just out of Saugeties is tiny and often closed. The one in Bethel that is referred to in...More

2  Thank LondonTable_for_One
Reviewed 5 June 2016

The Woodstock museum is actually located in Bethel Woods, NY not in Woodstock, NY. This is a beautiful property where they have concerts all summer long with a wide variety of different musical performances ranging from Tony Bennett to Taylor Swift in their amphitheatre. I...More

2  Thank Winnigins
Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

Before you go, make sure a music festival has not closed the museum. It's not common but happened to us a year ago. Made the trek this weekend a year later. We were fortunate to have a free tour by a volunteer who was at...More

Thank VacationPaula
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umbrellabonni
7 October 2016|
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Response from kanbaatar | Reviewed this property |
I am not able to answer you. I think the couple who own and run the museum travel away during the winter but I am not sure when they leave. You can call as he is very good at returning calls. Good luck.
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