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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.

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Fall classes start September 10th. Earlybird discount ends August 25th. Enrollment starts closing September 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

Fall French Classes at the Alliance Francaise New Orleans

Fall Open House

08.29.18

Free for all! Meet teachers and learn about classes. 6-8pm.

Location: AFNO, 1519 Jackson Ave.

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Fall French Classes at the Alliance Francaise New Orleans

Meet & Greet

08.20.18

Free Admission. Documentary: Goodbye Cleveland, Hello France

Location: AFNO, 1519 Jackson Ave.

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Cine Club at the Alliance Francaise New Orleans

Ciné Club

09.07.18

Shown in French with English Subtitles

Location: AFNO, 1519 Jackson Ave.

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Fall French Classes at the Alliance Francaise New Orleans

Book Club

09.13.18

Advanced Book Club. Meets 1-3pm.

Location: AFNO, 1519 Jackson 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