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L'Union Française

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L’Union Française is the oldest of the Franco-Louisiana organizations. Through nearly 150 years of service, this organization is dedicated to its mission of promoting and preserving the French language and culture in the city of New Orleans and Louisiana.

L’Union Française is a non-profit organization that supports its language school on Prytania Street, recognizes outstanding high school French students with the L’Union Française Prix d’Excellence, and funds a grants program for elementary schools that teach and promote the French language.


French Language Classes

Learn French from native speakers

Cajun Music

Cajun Music Jam

French Cinema

View and Discusss French Films

Upcoming Events

Join us on Sunday, October 25 at 4 p.m. on Zoom

Mangez Bien: Cajun Holiday Cuisine with Chef/Butcher Patrick Chauffe and Manager Jacques Couvillon from the restaurant Cochon Butcher.

Join us on Sunday, November 8 at 4 p.m. on Zoom

 Sunday Fais Do-Do: Cajun Music & Louisiana French with Guitarist James DeRoussel, Fiddler Greg Champagne, and Accordionist Robert Rhoden

First and Third Wednesdays at 7 p.m.

  La Table Française Virtuelle – French Conversation Group — Join us for a free casual conversation group in order to practice speaking in French.  All levels of French are welcome to attend and the event is on Zoom.