Forty-seven years ago this weekend, the mother of all rock festivals took place. Billed as “An Aquarian Exposition: 3 Days of Peace & Music”, over 400,000 revelers flocked to Bethel, New York to take part in what would become the zenith of 1960s counterculture.

Today, we take a look back at the highlight of the summer of love with these forty-five beautiful Woodstock photos:

Woodstock Poster
Abandoning Cars
Waiting To Get Into Woodstock
On The Way To Woodstock
45 Woodstock Photos That Will Transport You Back To 1969
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And if you love all things Woodstock, we recommend you check out these videos from the festival:

If you enjoyed these photos of Woodstock 1969, check out our other posts on the life at hippie communes and a history of hippie culture!

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