About Alliance Française


The general mission of the Alliance Française worldwide network is to promote the French language and Francophone culture and to foster exchanges between French speakers and local communities. Founded in Paris in 1883, the Alliance Française currently boasts more than 800 chapters in 130 countries, with over half a million students worldwide. The U.S. networks counts over 100 Alliances and more than 24,000 adults and children, with a focus on understanding and speaking the language in a relaxed setting. Special events will immerse you in the French culture and introduce you to native speakers and Francophiles just like you.

Your Alliance

The mission of l’Alliance Francaise de Milwaukee is to promote, share, and enjoy the culture, language, and friendship of the French-speaking world.

La mission de l’Alliance Française de Milwaukee est de promouvoir, partager, et apprécier la culture, la langue, et l’amitié du monde francophone.

The Alliance Française de Milwaukee was founded in 1918 as a social club and became an officially incorporated organization in 1992.  It is a locally run and funded 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.

The Alliance Française de Milwaukee offers:

Language Center

Part of the Alliance Française world-renowned international teaching network, we have been offering the highest-quality French instruction for over 25 years. With over 900 students, it is the only language school in Wisconsin dedicated to the instruction of French.

» Learn more about our French Courses

Cultural Events

Cultural activities for adults and children that present a comprehensive look at francophone cultural in the 21st century.

» Learn more about French events in Milwaukee!

Resource Center

Part of our mission is to provide members and students with a dynamic collection of quality materials that are enlightening and accessible to everyone.

» View our 2020 Annual Report here.


Délégation générale de l'Alliance Française aux Etats-Unis

The Délégation générale de l'Alliance Française is the hub of the American Alliances Françaises. Located in Washington, DC, and serving the entire network of Alliances Françaises. For more information and to see a list of Alliance Française chapters in the US, visit: www.alliance-us.org

Federation of Alliances Françaises, USA

The Federation of Alliances Françaises USA is dedicated to the support of the American network which. For more information about the Federation, visit: www.afusa.org

Consulat Général de France à Chicago

The Consulate General of France is our link to French administrative and legal services. For more information about the Consulate, visit: www.consulfrance-chicago.org

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