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Kennett Square’s First Free Black Community: A walk with Ken Johnston

June 17 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Follow Ken along the streets and trails to learn the history of slavery in Pennsylvania and Kennett Square’s first free Black community.

Walking Artist, Ken Johnston, has traced Harriet Tubman’s steps from Maryland to Canada. He recently embarked on a research journey of the history of slavery and freedom in southeastern Pennsylvania and the settlement of free Blacks in Kennett Square. Caution: hilly terrain.


State Street
State Street
Kennett Square, PA 19348 United States


Kennett Heritage Center