Past Highlights

  • Annual dinner at the French Ambassador’s residence (photos above)
  • Grand Châteaux and their Gardens in the Landscape of Greater Paris Today, by Stéphanie Celle French State Architect and Urbanist, Conservator of National Monuments
  • Various lectures about the French culture
  • Annual conference with a distinguished speaker
  • Garden parties in Spring or tour to an historic property in the Virginia or Maryland countryside to end the season
  • Private tours of museums for special exhibitions of French masterpieces

The Washington Regional Chapter organizes a variety of cultural and social events for its members throughout the year in order to raise funds for restorations projects that were voted by the FHS Board members.

Bobbie Brewster is the current Washington Regional Chapter Chairman. For further information or to learn more about Membership,please contact FHS Programs and Membership Officer Benjamin Wells.

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

 

  • Chartres Cathedral, France
  • Hôtel de Talleyrand, Paris
  • Château de Thoiry, France
  • Abbaye de Fontefroide, France
  • Meridian House, Washington, D.C.
  • Corcoran Gallery of Art, Salon Doré, Washington, D.C.
  • Decatur House and Octagon House, Washington, D.C.
  • The houses of Sainte Geneviève, MO