Bienvenue à l'Alliance Française

Promoting knowledge and appreciation of the French language and Francophone cultures in New Orleans since 1984.

The Alliance Française of New Orleans, is one of the leading providers of French language and culture education in the New Orleans area. A member of the international network of Alliance Française chapters, located in over 100 different countries, the AFNO is a part of the largest network of French language and cultural centers in the world.

Summer classes start June 18th. Registration closes June 10th.

Save $30 on Regular-length classes if you register by June 1st.

The Alliance Française of New Orleans, like every Alliance Française in the United States and the world, follows the official program built by the Council of Europe called: The Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR). It was designed to provide a comprehensive basis for language curriculum guidelines, the design of teaching and learning materials, and the assessment of foreign language proficiency, which can be officially confirmed via DELF/DALF exams if desired.

What will you discover with AFNO?

Upcoming Events

Fall French Classes at the Alliance Francaise New Orleans

Ciné Club

05.04.18

Shown in French with English Subtitles

Location: The AFNO, 1519 Jackson Ave.

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Fall French Classes at the Alliance Francaise New Orleans

Les Petits Penseurs

05.05.18

Workshop for Children Ages 4-8.

Location: The French Library, Magazine St.

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Fall French Classes at the Alliance Francaise New Orleans

DELF Blanc

05.19.18

All levels A1-C2. Must register with front office.

Location: The AFNO, 1519 Jackson Ave.

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Fall French Classes at the Alliance Francaise New Orleans

Speak Easy

05.30.18

For all levels. Must register online.

Location: The Avenue Pub, 1320 St. Charles Ave.

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"In 2014 I started taking French classes at AFNO to prepare for a trip to France to meet the French side of my husband's family.

Thanks to the Alliance, I've now lost my fear of learning a foreign language."

Scherri - 3rd year French student

"My overall experience at AFNO has been wornderful.

The classes are unique in that they are taught by native speakers who share a great deal about French culture."

Cathy - 2nd year French student