Past Highlights

  • Annual Thanksgiving Dinner at the Hôtel Le Bristol with three-star chef Eric Frechon (photos above)
  • Cocktail Culturel on «Clémenceau & Monet» lecture by Sylvie Patin, chief curator at the Musée d’Orsay
  • Day Outing in the Val d’Oise, visit with Comte et Comtesse Xavier des Courtils at the château de Montgeroult, followed by lunch and afternoon visit at the château d’Ambleville hosted by Maître Coutau-Bégarie

The Paris Chapter organizes a variety of cultural and social events, including its celebrated Thanksgiving Dinner at the Hôtel Le Bristol Paris, for its members throughout the year in order to raise funds for restorations projects that were voted by the FHS Board members. The current projects are listed below in bold.

Astrid Stanfield-Pinel is the current Paris Chapter Chairman and Dominique Biarnès is Vice-Chairmen. For further information or to learn more about Membership, please contact the Paris Chapter directly. Please email: fhsparis@frenchheritagesociety.org

Events

The Philadelphia Chapter of French Heritage Society celebrates the Barnes Foundation and Auguste Rodin!We will begin our afternoon at the Barnes Foundation, where we will enjoy ... Read More >

Chicago Chapter: Hidden in Plain Sight Conference

Sunday, October 2, 9:30 am - 1:00 pm

In the tradition of the French Salon, we look forward to spending an engaging morning learning about the French influence in the Illinois country through the lens of four French explorers deeply tied to Chicago’s identity.

The co-chairs of the Boston Chapter of French Heritage Society invite you for an evening at Gore Place with Dr. Rebecca Tilles on “Marjorie Merriweather Post’s Passion for France." 

American philanthropy has a long and storied history in France, and French Heritage Society has played an important role in this special relationship since our founding in 1982. Join us as we honor forty years of evolution and achievement. We will celebrate together with an exquisitely curated series of visits, ceremonies, and glamorous receptions in Paris and its surroundings. It all culminates with an unforgettable gala at the Petit Palais, a Belle Epoque masterpiece, on Saturday, October 15th, 2022.

40th Anniversary Gala in Paris

Saturday, October 15, 8:00 pm - Sunday, October 16, 12:00 am

Celebrating American Philanthropy in the City of LightsAmerican philanthropy has a long and storied history in France, and French Heritage Society has played an important ... Read More >

Grants

  • Maison d’Education de la Légion d’Honneur, France
  • Château de Quintin, France
  • Château de Fontaine-Henry, France
  • Château de Longpra, France
  • Jardin de Silière, France
  • Apotheosis of Saint Louis, MO
  • The Katrina Heritage Rescue Fund, LA
  • Temple de Château-Thierry, France
  • Château de Bonnemare, France
  • Château de Braux-St.-Cohiere, France