French Institute Alliance Française

French Institute Alliance Française

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Upper East Side, New York, New York
(7 Reviews)

French Institute Alliance Française (FIAF) is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization incorporated in the State of New York. FIAF's mission is to create and offer New Yorkers innovative and unique programs in education and the arts that explore the evolving diversity and richness of French cultures. FIAF seeks to generate new ideas and promote cross cultural dialogue through partnerships and new platforms of expression.

Founded at the turn of 20th century, the French Institute and the Alliance Française de New York operated as two separate organizations, the first promoting French arts, the second teaching French. In 1971 they merged to form what has become one of the largest and most respected centers of French-American activities in the U.S: the French Institute Alliance Française.

Located at 22 East 60th Street between Park and Madison Avenues on New York City’s Upper Eastside, our beautiful Beaux Arts building is reminiscent of the architecture of Haussmann Paris. Over 6000 students learn French at our Language Center, New York's leading center for French language. 

The Haskell Library is the most comprehensive private French library in the United States. The 400-seat Florence Gould Hall Theater, where we present LIVE performing arts events and New York’s only year-round French cinema series CinéSalon; Tinker Auditorium where we present culinary, literary, and other cultural events; the dramatic penthouse space, Le Skyroom (featuring a demonstration kitchen) where we present exclusive Art de Vivre events; and the recently opened FIAF Gallery ensure FIAF’s place as a vibrant cultural force for New Yorkers of all ages and backgrounds.

Reviews of French Institute Alliance Française

(7 Reviews)
Fall Fun in French Mini Day Camp (ages 5-7)

9/20/2018
Hudson c.

Attended: Fall Fun in French Mini Day Camp (ages 5-7)


Hudson c. gave this class 4 out of 5 CourseHorse stars.

Kids' Arts and Crafts in French Club (Ages 6-8)

4/17/2018
Ian C.

Attended: Kids' Arts and Crafts in French Club (Ages 6-8)


Ian C. gave this class 3 out of 5 CourseHorse stars.

Beginner French Level 101 (Full Course - Intensive)

6/3/2017
Meng L.

Attended: Beginner French Level 101 (Full Course - Intensive)


Meng L. gave this class 5 out of 5 CourseHorse stars.

Cooking Workshops (age 2)

4/13/2017
Adriana Y.

Attended: Cooking Workshops (age 2)


Adriana Y. gave this class 5 out of 5 CourseHorse stars.

The Art of French Baking Workshop

2/15/2017
Dana A.

Attended: The Art of French Baking Workshop


Dana A. gave this class 2 out of 5 CourseHorse stars.

French 101 for Total Beginners (5-Week Course)

3/31/2016
Lila B.

Attended: French 101 for Total Beginners (5-Week Course)


Lila B. gave this class 4 out of 5 CourseHorse stars.

French Idioms Workshop A1/A2

12/23/2015
Anonymous

Attended: French Idioms Workshop A1/A2


Anonymous gave this class 3 out of 5 CourseHorse stars.

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22 E 60th St, New York, New York 10022
French Institute Alliance Française
Upper East Side, Manhattan
22 E 60th St
Btwn Park & Madison Avenues
New York, New York 10022

Upcoming Classes at French Institute Alliance Française

Winter Fun in French Day Camp Ages 5-7
Winter Fun in French Day Camp Ages 5-7
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Monday Feb 18th, 9am - 4pm

Winter Fun in French Day Camp Ages 3-4
Winter Fun in French Day Camp Ages 3-4
Next start date:

Monday Feb 18th, 9am - 12pm

Arts & Crafts Workshops (Ages 2 & 3)
Arts & Crafts Workshops (Ages 2 & 3)
Next start date:

Monday Feb 18th, 10am - 11am

French Pronunciation Workshop
French Pronunciation Workshop
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Monday Feb 18th, 1:30pm - 3:30pm

Beginner French Level 101 (Full Course - Accelerated)
Beginner French Level 101 (Full Course - Accelerated)
Next start date:

Tuesday Feb 19th, 10am - 1pm

Games Workshop (Ages 3-4)
Games Workshop (Ages 3-4)
Next start date:

Tuesday Feb 19th, 5pm - 6pm

Beginner French Level 101 (Half Course - Regular 1)
Beginner French Level 101 (Half Course - Regular 1)
Next start date:

Tuesday Feb 19th, 6pm - 9pm

Beginner French Level 101 (Half Course - Regular 2)
Beginner French Level 101 (Half Course - Regular 2)
Next start date:

Wednesday Feb 20th, 10am - 1pm

Cooking Workshops (ages 3 & 4)
Cooking Workshops (ages 3 & 4)
Next start date:

Wednesday Feb 20th, 5pm - 6pm

Creative Movement Workshop (Ages 2 & 3)
Creative Movement Workshop (Ages 2 & 3)
Next start date:

Thursday Feb 21st, 10am - 11am

Theater Workshops (Ages 3 & 4)
Theater Workshops (Ages 3 & 4)
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Thursday Feb 21st, 5pm - 6pm

Sciences Workshop (Ages 3 & 4)
Sciences Workshop (Ages 3 & 4)
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Friday Feb 22nd, 5pm - 6pm

Nature & Sciences Workshops (Ages 2 & 3)
Nature & Sciences Workshops (Ages 2 & 3)
Next start date:

Thursday Feb 28th, 10am - 11am

Beginner French Level 101 (Full Course - Intensive)
Beginner French Level 101 (Full Course - Intensive)
Next start date:

Monday Mar 4th, 1:30pm - 4:30pm

Music & Songs Workshops (Ages 2 & 3)
Music & Songs Workshops (Ages 2 & 3)
Next start date:

Thursday Mar 7th, 10am - 11am