Past Highlights

  • Special receptions and dinners
  • Louis XIV and Versailles, lecture by James Caughman
  • “How Paris Became Paris, Making a Great Walking City”, lecture by Joan DeJean
  • Trip to Maine to visit Petite Plaisance, home of French author Marguerite Yourcenar
  • A dinner and book signing of “Dior and His Decorators” by Maureen Footer
  • The Boston Chapter organizes a variety of cultural and social events for its members throughout the year. Proceeds from Chapter benefits have been designated for specific grants that FHS Board members have voted to support. The current projects are listed below in bold.

François Bardonnet, Christina Sayare and Thomas Thaler are the current Boston Chapter Co-Chairmen. For further information or to learn more about Membership, please contact FHS Programs and Membership Officer Benjamin Wells.

Photos above: Boston Chapter dinner and book signing of “Dior and His Decorators” by Maureen Footer.

Events

Paris Chapter: Visit of the Mobilier National

Wednesday, March 13, 3:00 pm - 5:30 pm

The Paris Chapter invites you to tour the Mobilier National, which furnishes the official palaces of the French Republic, various French embassies, and presidential residences.

Paris Chapter: Day Trip to Champs Sur Marne

Thursday, March 14, 9:15 am - 5:00 pm

Paris Chapter members are invited to take part in a day trip to Champs sur Marne. This includes a visit to the Maison des Compagnons du Devoir et du Tour de France, an organization emblematic of French craftsmanship and a lunch.

Paris Chapter: Annual Presentation

Wednesday, March 20, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Members and partners are invited to attend FHS’ Annual Presentation on March, 20, 2024 at the Cercle de l’Union Interalliée.

We cordially invite you to join us for a celebration of French heritage and joie de vivre on April 8, 2024, at our Palm Beach “April in Paris” Luncheon at The Colony.

Grants