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Welcome to the Alliance Française de Chicago

Chicago’s French cultural and learning center dedicated to the study of French language, cultural exchange, and friendship between Americans and French speaking people.
The Alliance Française de Chicago is a non-profit 501(c)(3) institution.

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Cultural Events

Featured coming events:


Monday, December 05, 2016
Holiday Market à l'Alliance !

Treat yourself with unique gifts!

Dec 5, 6, 7, 8 - 5pm - 8pm

Friday, December 09, 2016
Fête de fin d'année et de l'école

'Tis the Season to Swing!

Thursday, December 15, 2016

Film Rétrospective Paris/Chicago 

With award-winning author Aleksandar Hemon

Saturday, December 17, 2016
Holiday Menu

with Madelaine Bullwinkel



Saturday, January 07, 2017
Knife Skills / Winter Soups

with Madelaine Bullwinkel


more events...

Learning Center

Now Enrolling!
New Classes
Jan. 3 — Jan. 30

Download the Fall-Winter schedule PDF.

Take the free online placement test.

Online Registration

Click here for more information.

To register today, call (312) 337-1070

Free Trial Classes
Initiation Level

December 15

Click here for more information.

To register today, call (312) 337-1070.

Let us treat you to a FREE French class!

Call us (312) 337-1070 to register as a GUEST and attend any French class for FREE!
Currently a student? Refer a GUEST and get a discount on your next class.

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