Autumn in Paris: American Friends of Musée d’Orsay

Each year American Friends of Musée d’Orsay offers a rich program of activities and visits for its members. This yearlong calendar of exclusive activities is capped off by a weekend program and Gala evening...

The French Heritage Society: 35 Years of Restoring Art and Architecture

Since 1982, the French Heritage Society (FHS) has been preserving, restoring and promoting French heritage in America and France. And FHS is unique in the realm of non-profit organizations that support French heritage; its...

Anne Morgan, “A Great Friend of France”

The Franco-American Museum at Blérancourt has reopened this summer after a decade-long project of renovation and considerable expansion. Mary Winston Nicklin remembers the selfless work of the American woman who founded it. "Look girls!” I...

San Francisco Celebrated the Original Bastille Day, and Kicked It Up in 2017

It wasn’t until 1880 that France officially chose July 14 as a national holiday to honour the French Republic. That was 91 years after Parisians stormed Bastille Prison, a turning point in the French...

Fromages: The Best French Cheeses Delivered to Your Doorstep

Fromages.com offer an immediate delivery of their cheese selection (except for Africa and Asia - 48 hours). The cheeses will be on your doorstep within 24 hours from the date of your order. If you...

The Bridge 2017: Queen Mary 2 Arrives in New York

Cunard's Queen Mary 2 has beaten four trimarans in a Transatlantic race like to no other to celebrate a century of Franco-American relations. The iconic ocean liner docked in New York on Saturday, July...

Yves Saint Laurent: The Perfection of Style at the VMFA in Richmond

Prepare to be dazzled by this comprehensive exhibit of works by iconic fashion designer Yves Saint Laurent. On display are over 100 exquisite garments from his haute couture and ready-to-wear lines, as well as...

The Bridge 2017: A Historic Transatlantic Race Starring Queen Mary 2

It is a race like no other in history. Four intrepid teams of sailors commanding state-of-the-art trimarans have set out across the North Atlantic in a bid to beat the matriarchal monarch of the seas...

18th Century French Art in America in Washington D.C.

National Gallery of Art- through August 20, 2017 Gathered from museums across the United States, the 68 French paintings in this engaging exhibit represent a wide array of artists, subjects, and historic themes. Americans have long been enchanted...

French-American Business Awards 2017 Honor the Best in San Francisco

The business connections between France and San Francisco have grown stronger with recent events. French’s new president, Emmanuel Macron, is business friendly and open to attracting and supporting smart scientists and entrepreneurs. Station F,...