We’re the nonprofit that keeps

Kennett Square vibrant


Mission Statement

Historic Kennett Square promotes, supports, and strengthens the economic and business environment and fosters the diverse cultural and social vitality of the Kennett Square community.


About Historic Kennett Square

Founded in 1986 as the Kennett Square Main Street Association, Historic Kennett Square leads a collaborative and innovative approach to economic and business development, bridging and connecting the public and private sectors to build a community where all participants benefit economically and socially through the diverse cultural, business, and social assets of the Kennett Square community.

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Awards & Recognition:

Kennett Square was name the Best Suburban Shopping Destination 2019 by Philadelphia Magazine.

Historic Kennett Square was named the fourth-best performing Main Street Program in 2016 by the Pennsylvania Downtown Center.

Kennett Square was named the Coolest Small Town in 2010 by Budget Travel Magazine.


2016 Annual Report

Each year, Historic Kennett Square creates an Annual Report to summarize the organization’s accomplishments of the past year as well as to thank our supporters.

To see the results of 2016, please download our Annual Reports.