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The Christmas House

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
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So many ornaments!

The Christmas House has an ornament for everyone! Everything is neat and organized and flows... read more

Reviewed October 28, 2018
Alyssa S
Unique in every way.

This beautiful old Victorian home is the setting for magical treasures and one of a kind gifts... read more

Reviewed October 11, 2018
Deborah E
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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...more
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361 Historic Maple Avenue, Elmira, NY 14904
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Reviewed October 28, 2018

The Christmas House has an ornament for everyone! Everything is neat and organized and flows nicely. The staff are very friendly and will help you find just the right ornament for your collection.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Alyssa S
Reviewed October 11, 2018

This beautiful old Victorian home is the setting for magical treasures and one of a kind gifts. Friendly service, they encourage browsing...and there are specials and treats offered daily. If you are in the area, you must drop in and say hello..I guarantee you won't...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Deborah E
Reviewed September 6, 2018

Wow - this place was just short of magical. So many amazing gift ideas and not to mention, they have the best salt water taffy we've ever had with even a banana and waffles flavor. This place is wonderful!!

Date of experience: August 2018
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ElfJulie, Owner at The Christmas House, responded to this reviewResponded September 7, 2018

I want to say, "Oh goodness, where to start" to thank you for your 5 star review. We hope if you are in the area you will stop in and visit again!

Reviewed August 13, 2018

Coming from Italy, I've heard about this place and I've visited it. WONDERFUL!!! Also the two women that manage it are very nice and fiendly. I strong suggest to visit it one time in the life.More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Elena Z
ElfJulie, Owner at The Christmas House, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2018

Thanks for visiting. I sure had fun practicing the teeny tiny bit of Italian (cities) I knew and had visited. For "the rest of the story" (as Paul Harvey would say), every time I would mispronounce something, once Elena figured out what I was trying...More

Reviewed August 7, 2018

When I lived away from Elmira I always looked forward to visiting The Christmas House for unique Christmas gifts for friends. Now that I am back I still love visiting and finding that unique gift. Christmas isn't just for kids at The Christmas House!!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Pam W
Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

Very friendly & welcoming staff. There is a large variety of Christmas items. Beautiful place to shop.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank DeeDeePA
Reviewed July 24, 2018

The old side of this beautiful old home is what drew me in to visit. I love all of the old Victorian Homes and their decorative gingerbread! The store is packed with Christmas items as well as a few other holiday items such as Halloween....More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Deborah H
ElfJulie, Owner at The Christmas House, responded to this reviewResponded July 25, 2018

Thanks for visiting. I hope you had the opportunity to learn of some of the history in our grand old Queen Anne. We have some photos of both the interior and exterior of the buildings from days gone by.

Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

Friday I had the pleasure to attend the grand reopening for the season of the Christmas House located in Elmira, NY. I always enjoy coming to the Christmas House and seeking what they have and buying something. Julie, her husband and staff are wonderful people....More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Rick L
ElfJulie, Owner at The Christmas House, responded to this reviewResponded July 2, 2018

...and we always enjoy seeing you! Thanks for braving the incredible hot day we had and stopping by to say hello and checking out our new displays, gifts and fudge (yes, we can't forget the fudge! LOL) Thanks for your lovely note. It is much...More

Reviewed December 21, 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!

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Melissa D
ElfJulie, Owner at The Christmas House, responded to this reviewResponded July 1, 2018

Thanks for the great review. I'm betting as soon as you leave a room we're putting new gifts out...haha. We're happy to be back open for the season again (yippee!) Let the shopping fun begin!

Reviewed December 21, 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.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Jodie W
ElfJulie, Owner at The Christmas House, responded to this reviewResponded July 1, 2018

Thanks for your review. We're now reopen for the season with lots of gifts for all occasions ("not just for Christmas anymore!") It sure is fun picking out what we think our shoppers will like. We hope you can stop by again soon!

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mycatfatsoo
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How much does what cost? There is no fee to come in if that is what you are referring to. How can we help?
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