Uniquely Northwest Holiday Gift Ideas

Gift ideas with a Mt. Airy and Chestnut Hill connection and ties to local communities from the Upper Main Line, Chester County and western Philly suburbs.

Are you looking for a holiday present that is unique to this area? Check out the list below for alternate gifts, such as memberships to local gardens or museums, tickets to local performances or books or movies with local ties.

Membership in Local Organizations

  • Morris Arboretum (Chestnut Hill)
  • Woodmere Art Museum (Chestnut Hill)

Tickets, Subscriptions or Gift Cards to Local Performances

  • Stagecrafters (Chestnut Hill)
  • Allens Lane Art Center (Mt. Airy)
  • Sedgwick Theater (Mt. Airy)
  • Footlighters Theater (Berwyn)
  • Media Theater (Media)
  • Bryn Mawr Film Institute
  • Delaware County Symphony (Newtown Square)
  • Marple Newtown Players (Newtown Square)
  • Academy of International Ballet & Performing Arts (Media)
  • Springfield Country Club Golf Gift Certificates
  • Narberth Community Theatre
  • Forge Theatre (Phoenixville)
  • The Colonial Theatre (Phoenixville)


Books About the Area

Books by Local Authors or Set Locally

Movies With Local Ties

  • Lovely Bones
  • Philadelphia Story
  • Sixth Sense
  • Wide Awake
  • To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything! Julie Newmar
  • Mad Men
  • Taps
  • Bazaar of All Nations
  • The Blob
  • Backwards
  • The Mighty Macs

Other Items with Local Ties


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