Plan Your Bethel Woods Visit

The safety of our staff and guests remains a top priority.  Please see below for how we are ensuring that your visit is safe, enjoyable, and within CDC recommended guidelines. 

drone view of Bethel Woods grounds

Exhibitions in The Museum

Discover the iconic fashion of the 1960s, listen to music from the era, and watch a series of films that bring history to life with original footage featuring the people, stories, sights, and music of the three-day Woodstock Festival. Woodstock: The Music shows, for the first time ever, high-definition footage of the best performances from the Woodstock Music and Art Fair told from the perspective of the performers themselves, as well as contemporary artists from today.

people sitting on bean bag chairs watching video of Woodstock at the Museum at Bethel Woods

Adventures with Amber: Visiting The Museum

We want to make sure your visit to The Museum at Bethel Woods is interesting, fun, and most importantly, safe! Watch this video as Amber goes through The Main Exhibit, showing you the precautions we've put in place. 

still of amber in museum parking lot

Today's Hours

  • Opens: 10:00 am
  • Closes: 5:00 pm

The Museum at Bethel Woods is now open 10 AM - 5 PM every day

Here's what you need to know:

  • Masks are required for all guests within The Museum building.
  • Some interactives within the exhibit will be turned off or modified for guests safety. 
  • The Museum Theater seating will be adapted to allow for adequate distancing. 
  • Due to spatial constraints, the Special Exhibit Lights, Color, Fashion, as well as the Crossroads Exhibit Gallery - Raising Our Voices will not open until 2021.
  • The grounds, monument, and Bindy Bazaar Trails will open to the public daily.
  • Masks are not required on the grounds and on the Bindy Bazaar trails as long as social distancing is possible.
  • After closing each evening, the entire museum building will undergo a full disinfection of all surfaces. High traffic surfaces will be disinfected frequently.
  • In addition to MERV-13 rated filters, each of The Museum’s air handling system is equipped with ultraviolet germicidal disinfection equipment.

Yasgur's Farm Cafe:

Museum Schedule:

  • Now thru November 1: Open 7 days a week; 10 AM - 5 PM
  • Please note The Museum is open on Labor Day (September 7) Columbus Day (October 12) 10 AM - 5 PM.
  • November 2 - December 23: Open Thursday-Sunday; 10 AM - 5 PM
  • Please note The Museum is closed November 26, December 24, and December 25.
  • December 26-31: Open Saturday-Thursday; 10 AM - 5 PM

Ticketing:

  • No more than 25% maximum occupancy will be allowed - we recommend purchasing your ticket in advance.
  • All ticketing transactions will occur at the exterior Box Office windows with credit cards or exact change only.  
  • Masks are required for entry and will be sold at the Box Office.
  • Ticket Prices (online/in-person) are as follows: 
    • Adults ($17/$19.69)
    • Seniors 65+ ($13/$15)
    • Youth 6-18 ($8/$10)
    • Children 5 & Under (Free)

Purchase Your Museum Ticket Here

 

Outdoor Exhibitions

Meet Me At Woodstock: An Augmented Reality Adventure

Experience the historic site like never before.

Meet Me At Woodstock: An Augmented Reality Adventure

Earth in Focus

A large-scale outdoor photo exhibition celebrating Earth Day's 50th anniversary.

outdoor exhibition photos

The Bindy Bazaar Trails

The Bindy Bazaar Trails lets guests explore the area and see historic evidence of how the woods were used during the Woodstock Festival. 

Bindy Bazaar Trails signs on trees in woods

Getting Here:

Bethel Woods/ Museum at Bethel Woods
200 Hurd Road, Bethel, NY 12720

Bethel Woods Center for the Arts is a drive-to destination for day-trippers visiting from across the Northeast. Located just 90 miles north of New York City, Bethel Woods is easy to get to from Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Massachusetts, and Connecticut.

Overnight guests will find the area’s lodging properties, restaurants and shopping to be unique and worth extending your stay. Find new boutique hotels, grand resorts, and charming B&Bs offering on-site restaurants, as well as easy access to Sullivan County’s attractions and hotspots, by exploring the area.

For guests arriving from across the United States and Internationally, Bethel Woods’ proximity to major airports, especially Stewart International, as well as the New York City area make getting here easy.

Bethel Woods Map

Know where you're going when you arrive at Bethel Woods with our convenient map download. Find the Pavilion stage, dining options, medical stations, and more.

Bethel Woods grounds map

Parking Map

parking lots at bethel woods

Woodstock Site Map

Where was the stage? Where did the Hog Farm set up their campsite? These questions and more are answered on our birds-eye map of the festival site, which shows where everything happened in 1969, along with important locations of today’s Bethel Woods Center for the Arts.

woodstock festival grounds map