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: benjamin@frenchheritagesociety.org

Events

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.

Save the Date: 40th Anniversary Celebration

Tuesday, October 11 - Saturday, October 15

Please save the date for our 40th Anniversary Celebration Saluting American Philanthropy in the City of Lights.American philanthropy has a long and storied history in ... Read More >

Save the Date: Gala Soirée in New York City

Thursday, November 17, 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

For the final act of our milestone year, we will toast FHS with an elegant dinner dance at a private club in Manhattan. To register ... Read More >

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