Christmas Shop & Museum

The store is full of Christmas trees decorated for the season
The store is full of Christmas trees decorated for the season

The golden glow of Christmas surrounds you in our one-of-a-kind Christmas Shop. Find the Christmas Shop in the original kitchen and formal dining room of our 1780’s stone farmhouse. Set in this antique backdrop, the Christmas Shop is part store and part Christmas museum. Learn about collecting Christmas. Get ideas decorating ideas. Take Christmas photos. Just don’t miss visiting.

A large variety of antique, heirloom and vintage Christmas items fill the rooms. They bring back fond memories of the past, Grandma’s Christmas tree and what your parents decorated with when you were as a child. Expect to see rare and antique Christmas heirlooms and timeless treasures. The Shop is a must see experience.

The 18th century Christmas Shop is brimming with distinctive décor. Crystal trees, pine cone men, and pixies decorate the massive fireplace mantle. Discover Santa’s many incarnations, toys made of celluloid and wood, wind-up sleighs, snow globes, quality European Christmas ornaments and beautiful paper decorations.

Find vintage glass ornaments from Germany, Czechoslovakia, Poland and Italy displayed on the many varieties of trees we grow. We have Santa from all over the world, angels, music boxes, beaded garland, and Nativities. We display museum quality ornaments.

Collecting Christmas ornaments is a sentimental journey. It’s a trip down memory. Starting a collection for someone special, a child, or for yourself is a kind and wise thing to do. Christmas collections have real value. They produce sweet remembrances of happy times. You enjoy your collection year after year with pleasure and delight as your Christmas treasures increase in value.

Pay for all your Credit Card purchases, including trees, wreaths, and garland, in the Christmas Shop. Credit Cards cannot be processed anywhere else on the farm.

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Collecting Fond Memories

Collecting Christmas ornaments is a road map to fond memories. Starting a collection for a someone special, a child, or for yourself almost assures happy memories every year. It is one collection that makes you and those people around you smile.Decorating homes for Christmas is a very old tradition. When it comes to Christmas collections, there is so much to choose from!

Antique Santas & Vintage Ornaments

You’ll discover antique Santas and celluloid toys little sleighs & quality European Christmas ornaments are all just waiting for you.

You’ll also find beautiful vintage ornaments, glass balls, paper decorations and even farm animals!

Antique Christmas dolls, vintage ornaments from the early 19th and 20th Centuries decorate our massive fireplace mantle.

Take a break from the chilly weather outside and browse the walls, mantels, tables and showcases filled with unique and wonderful Christmas decorations from other times and from around the world.So come in to shop, warm yourself, and enjoy the beauty of these one-of-a-kind Christmas delights.

Earth Day Celebration

4-17-10   Earth Day at Perfect Christmas Tree Farm       (l-r) Bobby Saccaro, 5, from Phillipsburg; Joey Palumbo, 2, from Phillipsburg; and Mia Latif, 4, from Stewartsville, get a close up view of earthworms through a magnifying glass. Carmen Pirotte, from Stewarstville, was on hand to teach all about worms.        photo by Cathy Miller
4-17-10 Earth Day at Perfect Christmas Tree Farm (l-r) Bobby Saccaro, 5, from Phillipsburg; Joey Palumbo, 2, from Phillipsburg; and Mia Latif, 4, from Stewartsville, get a close up view of earthworms through a magnifying glass. Carmen Pirotte, from Stewarstville, was on hand to teach all about worms. photo by Cathy Miller
Earth Day Celebration Raises Awareness

Lopatcong, March 9, 2010: What to do at a Christmas tree farm in April? Plant trees, of course!

The familiar open green space at Perfect Christmas Tree Farm, 999 US 22 in Phillipsburg NJ transforms for a one-day Celebration, Earth Day, April 23, 2011. Conifer seedling, ready for planting, are a gift to the first 100 people who come to this 2nd annual event between 10 AM and 3 PM.

The free celebration is designed to raise awareness to Reuse, Recycle and Reduce waste in our community. The plan for the day includes gardening information and planting instruction provided by the Washington Community Garden. Earth science educator Carmen Pirotte is here for the second year to teach about composting. There are children’s crafts reusing everyday wasted materials, hayrides and house tours. An exercise plan of fresh air activities and a Swap Meet to buy sell or trade usable goods are happening all day. There is also continuous showing of the movies “Mad City Chickens, about the benefits of raising a backyard flock and “Flow”, an award winning movie about our drinking water supply. Canine behaviorist Robert Hafer of ‘The Gift of Sunshine’, a 501c-3 non-profit dedicated to helping service dogs will demonstrate positive dog training methods. AKC Canine Good Citizen trials conducted by Jill Wright begin at noon.

There is even an Easter Rabbit and an Easter Egg Hunt and an Earth Day Art Contest.

Local non-profits are encouraged to use this Earth Day Celebration to showcase their activities and as a fund raising event. Area businesses are invited to display and demonstrate their ‘Green’ products and services.

“Earth Day is the perfect time for area businesses to inspire the public with ideas for conserving our resources”, says Cynthia Curtis, co-owner with her husband, farmer, John Curtis. “We support civic organizations such as the Scouts, church groups, service clubs and non- profits by providing a venue for their activities and a place to do service. Anyone interested in participating in the Swap Meet, or as a exhibitor or has a product or idea to put before the public should contact me at Perfect Christmas Tree Farm”, she adds.