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The Christmas House

361 Historic Maple Avenue, Elmira, NY 14904
+1 607-734-9547
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Always fun to shop at The Christmas House!!!

Julie and her elves are so fun to shop with!! This store has so much to look at and every time I... read more

Reviewed 21 December 2017
Melissa D
Christmas shopping all year.

The best place to go for anything Christmas related. Friendly staff in a gorgeous old Victorian... read more

Reviewed 21 December 2017
Jodie W
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Elmira, New York
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You'll find favorites for not just the holidays but EVERYday in our seasonal Queen Anne Victorian Shop. Check our on-line calendar of events as we almost always have something fun going on or become our Facebook friend to know the latest and greatest!
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good9%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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361 Historic Maple Avenue, Elmira, NY 14904
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Reviewed 21 December 2017

Julie and her elves are so fun to shop with!! This store has so much to look at and every time I think I have seen everything, there's more!

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Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

The best place to go for anything Christmas related. Friendly staff in a gorgeous old Victorian home. During the holiday season lots of samples to eat & drink as well as specialty gifts.

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Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

I stop at the Christmas house every year to pick out ornaments for our stockings. I love getting my kids and husband an ornament that has to do with something they were into for the year. I have never had a problem finding what I...More

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Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Make sure you’re not in a hurry when you visit way too much to see and enjoy! Friendly staff close by to assist when neededMore

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ElfJulie, Owner at The Christmas House, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2017

Thanks for your nice review. You could have stayed longer (we would have fed you! LOL) It's so much more fun to come on a day when we're not super busy so you can take your time. It sounds like that's exactly what you did!...More

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Reviewed 19 October 2017

Made my annual visit to the Christmas House in Elmira. Bought all my special ornaments. Their selection is very large and varied. Prices are reasonable. The "elfs" are very helpful and always have good ideas for my hard to find ornament. Always have at least...More

Thank Jo Ann T
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ElfJulie, Owner at The Christmas House, responded to this reviewResponded 20 October 2017

Thanks for making your annual trek Jo Ann and special thanks for the nice review. We appreciate both very much!

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Reviewed 19 October 2017

A very nice place with so much to look at. Besides Christmas decorations there are a lot of nice things for gifts and holidays. Very friendly owner. The house is beautiful as are many other homes in the area. Worth a ride down the street...More

Thank chruss
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ElfJulie, Owner at The Christmas House, responded to this reviewResponded 20 October 2017

Thanks for visiting and especially for posting such a nice review. If you ever come back in the summer months, there's a great trolley ride of the area you would love (that takes you through an area with loads of historic homes!) There are also...More

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Reviewed 4 October 2017

I always visit the Christmas House when looking for unique gifts for Christmas and other occasions. Sometimes I stop by just to see what's new. I'm never disappointed. The owner and staff are pleasant, never pushy, and eager to discuss what they have available. Today...More

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ElfJulie, Owner at The Christmas House, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

Thanks for shopping with us at The Christmas House. It sure is fun for us to find those unique gifts you're talking about and it's equally fun finding new owners who will love them. Thanks for the 5-star review and for taking the time to...More

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Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Nice place to browse. I often get gifts here for others. Staff is friendly and prices are reasonable.More

Thank Karringtyn
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ElfJulie, Owner at The Christmas House, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2017

Thanks so much for the great review and rating. We appreciate you taking the time to do that. More than that, we appreciate you "shopping small" with us. Next week is our anniversary sale (35th year....woot woot!) If you're in the area, stop in for...More

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Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

Nice, clean, friendly shop. There are a lot of unique items. Don't be surprised by the name, they have a lot of Halloween miniature town settings too. My wife and I enjoyed the old home that housed the Christmas Shop. It's located in a historical...More

Thank Nantieau
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ElfJulie, Owner at The Christmas House, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2017

Thanks for taking the time to review and post a comment. YES...our name is "deceiving" as we now carry Halloween, as you mentioned, but also gourmet foods, ladies accessories, jewelry and gifts for birthdays, weddings, showers, etc. We say, "Not Just For Christmas Any More!"...More

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Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

The staff was very friendly, pleasant to talk to and helpful. Prices are reasonable and plenty of items to choose from to build on anyone's Christmas decor. Loved the 1894 architecture.More

Thank Shari A
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ElfJulie, Owner at The Christmas House, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2017

Thank-you for your review Shari. We just love our old Queen Anne Victorian house/shop. It makes decorating easy (for any occasion) when we have such a beautiful canvas to work from. Thanks for stopping and we hope you'll stop in again when you're in the...More

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Chrissy H
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