French Heritage Society intervenes to ensure that the treasures of our shared French architectural and cultural heritage survive to inspire future generations to build, dream and create.

Guided by the belief that the most enduring expression of a culture is to pass on its highest achievements, French Heritage Society is dedicated to protecting the French architectural and cultural legacy both in France and the United States, with emphasis on raising funds for preservation, restoration and education.

French Heritage Society


We preserve the rich French architectural and cultural heritage throughout France and in the United States by raising funds for restoration, preservation and cultural grants.

French Heritage Society


We transmit and safeguard the skills, knowledge, and love of heritage through hands-on transatlantic internships for university students and cross-cultural professional exchange for architects.

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Cultural Activities

We foster French-American friendship and cross-cultural exchange through enriching, exclusive tours in France and the U.S., distinguished lectures and dazzling galas on both sides of the Atlantic.

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Join Us

Join FHS as a member be part of a vital network of transatlantic Francophiles who share a love of French architecture and culture.

Events & News

Lecture Series: The House of Fragile Things

Tuesday, December 19, 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Presented in partnership with the Institute of Classical Architecture and Art, The House of Fragile Things traces the stories of five prominent Jewish families in France between the Dreyfus Affair and the Second World War, when the country they thought they knew betrayed them beyond belief. McAuley will walk attendees through the powerful history of Jewish art collectors in France, and how an embrace of art and beauty was met with hatred and destruction.

Philadelphia Chapter: Fête de Galettes

Monday, January 8, 2024, 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

The Philadelphia Chapter invites you to their annual Fête de Galettes celebration. This event will ... Read More >

Palm Beach Gala 2024

Sunday, February 18, 2024, 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

We invite you to join us for an elegant evening in celebration of French heritage and joie de vivre at our annual Palm Beach Gala Dinner on Sunday, February 18th, 2024, at Club Colette.

Dallas Chapter: Homage to French Culture Award Dinner

Friday, February 23, 2024, 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

The Dallas Chapter invites you to the inaugural edition of the dinner celebrating its new annual award, "The Homage to French Culture", which will be given each year to an individual, organization, or place that advances the best of French culture in the Dallas Community.

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Restoration Projects Funded

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in Grants Awarded

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Students Given Opportunities


Our 10 dynamic Chapters across the US and one in Paris form a vibrant network to support our restoration projects and promote French culture.