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Address: 114 W State St, Kennett Square, PA 19348-3021
Phone Number: +1 610-444-8484
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Sun 11:00 - 15:00
Mon - Fri 09:30 - 17:00
Sat 10:00 - 17:00
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The Mushroom Cap featuring Fresh Mushrooms, Gourmet Mushroom Food Products,...

The Mushroom Cap featuring Fresh Mushrooms, Gourmet Mushroom Food Products, Gifts, Souvenirs, Collectibles and more.......See the original mushroom museum pieces from Phillips Mushroom Museum and/or watch a 13 minute video about the mushroom industry, Is Kennett Square really the Mushroom Capital of the World? Mushroom Festival Headquarters is here too! We eat, live and breathe mushrooms here and have fun all the while...........Tasting Snack 'n Shrooms(R) (a product developed at The Mushroom Cap) or Black Truffle w/ Olive Oil or Porcini & Rosemary flavored potato chips is a must.................Anyone for mushroom mustard? We are a stop on the Taste Kennett Food Tours on Sundays (beginning April 19th this year) too. Almost forgot to mention......The best kept secret "under" The Mushroom Cap is The Growing Tree Toy Shop. Hope to see you soon!

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A must to visit!

You will see awesome gifts to take back home for memories. Unique and specialty items that will make you smile. Also FRESH mushrooms !! The staff will be more than happy to pack... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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Kennett Square, Pennsylvania
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Kennett Square, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You will see awesome gifts to take back home for memories. Unique and specialty items that will make you smile. Also FRESH mushrooms !! The staff will be more than happy to pack them up for your special order !! The staff and owners are just awesome friendly people that make it an extra special shopping trip!!

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Thank buttonandbows
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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148 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I purchased some cute greeting cards but unless you are really into mushrooms and mushroom accessories there not much else here.

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Thank Christine M
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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31 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Start from the premise that this part of Pennsylvania bills itself as the mushroom capital of the world, and then build on that. The upper level of the store sells an incomparable collection of mushroom related tchotchkes, and its a great place to look for unusual gifts for the gourmet cooks and mushroom lovers on your list. If you have... More 

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Thank James W
Bayville, New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 231 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

Was definitely different than any other shop I had been in. Interesting video on mushroom production, informative. Lots of neat mushroom related items. Worth a stop.

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Thank dinerdon
Essex, MD
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20 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

It was a neat store. The store has a section where they showed you how mushrooms are grown and the process it takes to farm them, etc. It was a souvenir shop so I knew prices were not going to be cheap. I did not have an issue with it though. It's a cute little shop in the center of... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

Went to Longwood Gardens and then wanted to walk around Kennett Square area. Read on Trip Advisor a must see store. I thought it was much bigger and when I arrived was told by the owner that she was closing and had to go pick up her granddaughter. Was very disappointed because I drove over an hour and wasn't able... More 

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Thank Barbaram612
klaff19757, Owner at The Mushroom Cap, responded to this review

Sorry to have disappointed you. Granddaughter has to be picked up before 6 pm.....that day her Mom was stuck in traffic......Store closes at 5 pm but we are usually there until at least 5:30 pm.......... I would have have stayed open for you if circumstances were different. Thank you for your review. More 

Long Island, NY
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

This shop is an absolute must visit place when in Kennett Square! In addition to the huge selection of gift items, cookbooks, food products, mushroom items of clothing and toys, there is a section where there are historical items relating to mushrooms. There is a video that helps you learn so many things about mushrooms and the owner is in... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

The store is basically a mushroom themed gift shop. In the back, howeve,r one can purchase a variety of fresh mushrooms, as well as some dried varieties and various types of preserved mushrooms.

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1 Thank Tracy Y
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

Kennet Square is the "Mushroom Capital" of the world, so of course you have to visit this mushroom-themed store which also happens to boast [presumably] the world's only Mushroom Museum. It's pretty tiny and located in the back of the store, but cute and informative. Nice selection of mushroom related goods and trinkets in the store The worker at the... More 

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1 Thank crazyhorse30
Williamsburg, Virginia
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38 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

We stopped in here while walking around downtown. The store is very cute, with a brief exhibit on mushrooms in the local area. Very nice staff.

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