At a Glance
Bounded on the northwest by the Cresheim Valley (part of Fairmount Park), west by the Wissahickon Gorge, and Germantown borders the southeast and Stenton Avenue marks the northeast border.
SEPTA's Regional Rail lines - Chestnut Hill West and Chestnut Hill East line, SEPTA's bus lines 18, 23, 53, H and L.
- Mount Airy Street Fare
- Jyoti Indian Bistro
- Trolley Car Diner
- Awbury Arboretum
- Wissahickon Park
In 2011, the New York Times described the influx of new businesses to Mount Airy as a "cultural revival" buoyed by "the neighborhood's reasonable housing costs." In 2013, CNNMoney named Mount Airy one of America's top ten best big-city neighborhoods.
The neighborhood has a variety of independent shoots, restaurants, art galleries, clothing stores, coffee shops, gastropub, wine bar, fitness centers, and professional offices. Mt. Airy also has two tented farmers’ markets.