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Bryn Mawr is in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.


Joseph Sinnott Mansion

‘Bryn Mawr’ is Welsh for ‘big hill’. It is home to Bryn Mawr College, one of the country’s top women’s schools.

Get in[edit]

Bryn Mawr can be accessed from Philadelphia by bus (via 69th St. Station), regional rail (via the Paoli-Thorndale line), or on the Norristown High-Speed Line (the purple line). It is also drivable.

  • 1 Bryn Mawr Station. On the Paoli-Thorndale line.
  • 2 Rosemont Station. On the Paoli-Thorndale line.
  • 3 Bryn Mawr Station. On the NHSL.
  • 4 Roberts Rd. Station. On the NHSL.

Get around[edit]

Map of Bryn Mawr


Bryn Mawr College Campus Center
  • 1 Bryn Mawr College, 101 N. Merion Ave, +1 610 526 5000, . Gorgeous and impressive architecture, commonly considered the second most beautiful college campus in Delaware County. $54,440 to enroll, free to enter.


  • 1 Bryn Mawr Film Institute, 824 W. Lancaster Avenue, +1 610 527 9898. A nonprofit movie theater and film education center offering an eclectic mix of independent, international, documentary, alternative, classic, and new films. The Bryn Mawr Film Institute is a beautiful, restored, historic movie theaterKid's Saturday matinees and cult classic midnight movies run September-May. Theatre is open daily afternoons and evenings. It also houses the Café Seville.



  • 1 Hope’s Country Fresh Cookies, 1125 W. Lancaster Ave, +1 610 527 4488. Quaint treats shop featuring muffins, ice cream, coffee & assorted varieties of homestyle cookies.
  • Blush Restaurant & Bar, 24 North Merion Avenue, +1 610 527-7700. Blush's Chef/Owner Nicholas Farina creates traditional and modern fusion dishes with a distinctive flair, complemented by an extensive wine list and a full bar. Sophisticated dining in a comfortable atmosphere.
  • Gullifty's Restaurant, 1149 E Lancaster Ave. Fast, fun, and friendly restaurant, great beer, extensive menu.
  • Old Guard House Inn, 953 Youngsford Rd, Gladwyne, +1 610 649-9708. Superb country dining in a 200-year-old historic building. Seasonal American and Continental cuisine, fireplaces, cozy atmosphere, friendly service.




Go next[edit]

Routes through Bryn Mawr
LancasterVillanova  W US 30.svg E  HaverfordPhiladelphia
ThorndaleVillanova  W SEPTA Paoli-Thorndale icon.png E  HaverfordPhiladelphia
NorristownVillanova  N SEPTA Norristown High Speed icon.png S  HaverfordUpper Darby

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