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.

Sign up to receive our email newsletter

Winter Session Classes start January 14th. Registration starts closing January 7th.

Save $30 on Regular-length 10-week classes if you register by Jan 3rd.

The Alliance Française of New Orleans follows the official program built by the Council of Europe called The Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR).

What will you discover with AFNO?

Upcoming Events

Fete vos voeux at the Alliance Francaise New Orleans

Fête Vos Voeux

1.19.19

Free for all!

Location: AFNO, 1519 Jackson Ave.

Learn More

Cine Club at the Alliance Francaise New Orleans

Ciné Club

02.01.19

Shown in French with English Subtitles

Location: AFNO, 1519 Jackson Ave.

Learn More

Book Club at the Alliance Francaise New Orleans

Book Club

02.14.19

Advanced Book Club. Meets 1-3pm.

Location: AFNO, 1519 Jackson Ave.

Learn More

Cine Club at the Alliance Francaise New Orleans

Speak Easy

02.20.19

Open to all levels.

Location: Avenue Pub
1732 St Charles Ave

Learn More

See All Upcoming Events

"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