Our vision: Leading the St. Louis Community in teaching and celebrating the French language and cultures.

Our mission: The Alliance Française de St. Louis: a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization, teaching language, offering rich cultural programs and partnering with individuals, univer­sities, corporations and cultural groups who strive to learn more about France and French-speaking countries and their peoples.

The Alliance Française de Saint Louis is a not-for-profit organization incorporated in the state of Missouri. We are part of the Alliance Française global network that dates from 1883 and spans 138 countries with over Alliance 1135 chapters.

We foster an appreciation for French language and culture, and maintain a center which serves as a resource for individuals, universities, corporations and cultural groups to learn more about France and French-speaking countries and their peoples.

We provide the highest quality language classes and rich cultural programs. The Alliance Française de St. Louis serves a diverse membership in our community and seeks to accommodate a wide variety of interests.

What we provide

• French language courses for adultschildren, and corporations looking to support the desire or need for language study

• Language certifications including the DELF A1, A2, B1 and B2

Cultural activities for adults and children that present a comprehensive look at francophone cultural issues in the 21st century

A library and other resources on line for both native speakers and French students.

Whether you are a native or fluent French speaker, a student of the language, or an interested non-French speaker, you are welcome to participate in the wide range of activities organized throughout the year.