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The Museum at Bethel Woods

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Address: 200 Hurd Road, Bethel, NY 12720
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+1 866-781-2922

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It was a wonderful experience. We spent an afternoon, but you could spend a whole day and on weekends an evening concert as well.

Reviewed 5 September 2015
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Reviewed 5 September 2015

It was a wonderful experience. We spent an afternoon, but you could spend a whole day and on weekends an evening concert as well.

Thank atlanticbeat
New York State
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Reviewed 2 September 2015

This music museum provides all the information and "interaction" of music/musicians who ruled the world of "rock & roll" in the 60's & 70's! There is also a 20 minute video of Woodstock, and a gift shop in the museum. I highly recommend Bethel Woods for their museum, beautiful countryside and wonderful concerts. If you like old time Rock &... More 

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New Jersey, USA
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Reviewed 31 August 2015

Much smaller than I was expecting but filled with wonderful stories, interesting history and fabulous pictures, artifacts and information.

Thank JoeMacsgirl
Waymart, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 29 August 2015

We visited the museum before a concert we were attending. We loved the museum! Lots to look at. I learned a lot about Woodstock that I didn't know before. There are some videos to watch, and even a mini movie-theatre inside. We spent about an hour at the museum. There is a café and a store at the museum. I... More 

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Reviewed 28 August 2015

Hey all you hippies! What a tremendous job they did with this museum! Go and enjoy how it was "back in the day". Bought back lots of memories... Plus gives the young ones an opportunity to see first hand a little of what "we" were like when we were young.

Thank DJ1946
new jersey
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Reviewed 27 August 2015

Well done. We enjoyed the exhibit downstairs - which is always changing. The technology used to share the Woodstock experience is well done.

Thank eileenm42
Middletown, New Jersey
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Reviewed 25 August 2015

This was the second time I've visited the Museum at Bethel Woods. This time I brought my grown children. Wonderful memories of the time period I grew up in - the Woodstock generation. Museum is interesting for all ages.

Thank Patricia M
Voorhees, New Jersey
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Reviewed 24 August 2015

Although I was way to young to have known much about Woodstock Music Festival in 1969, I have heard about it my whole life of 59 years. The Museum is outstanding. The history of the festival plus "The Times The Are A Changing", of the Woodstock Generation........ forget Baby Boomers- We are the flower children who wanted to give peace... More 

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Westfield, New Jersey
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Reviewed 23 August 2015

We were staying in the Pocono's and a friend told me about this museum. It was only about a 45 minute car ride from Hawley Pa and a perfect day to visit a museum- a little chilly overcast and light rain. There was plenty of parking and the grounds were beautiful and obviously well kept. Inside the museum, along with... More 

Thank trudy s
Portland, Maine
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Reviewed 21 August 2015 via mobile

We truly enjoyed our trip here to the museum, from the special exhibit showing clothing of musicians from the 60s and 70s, through all of the Woodstock film footage, the stories from people who were there, the memorabilia, it was an experience, and visiting the site of the original concert was great too!

Thank maeree

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