Learn. Live. Love. French 

Serving the San Francisco community since 1889, Alliance Française de San Francisco's mission is to promote the knowledge and appreciation of French language and Francophone cultures.  

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New at the Alliance Française de San Francisco? Explore our Language Center for kids and adults, our Cultural Center for francophiles and francophones.

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Back to...French, at any age !

From 3 to 99 years old, the Alliance Française de San Francisco is a reference for learning French as a foreign language and discovering the Francophone cultures around the world. All our classes are currently online, and we teach to kids on site as well in our French learning pod. To suit more people, we also offer online private lessons for all ages and all levels.



New session: August 24 - October 17

All year: French for business, workshops


13 - 18 years old

Courses starting on September 14


Grade 1 to 5

New session: August 31 - September 18


 5 - 13  years old

Courses starting on September 14


 3 - 5 years old

Courses starting on September 14

- Take a free placement test -


Information regarding our response to COVID-19

We shifted our French classes to live online classes since mid of March. Our events are online too.


Read FAQ - online classes

- AFSF Calendar -

You will find on this calendar information about our various activities as well as links to register to the classes, events, or workshops of interest to you :
Events / Workshops / Details about sessions and programs for kids, teenagers, and adults / Dates when the AFSF is closed / Exams / Time slots for a placement test personalized follow-up...

- Upcoming Events -

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Take a look at our upcoming events on Eventbrite

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Alliance Française de San Francisco, an American 501(c)(3) Public Charity Nonprofit, relies solely on the generous support
of our local communities to provide quality language programs and cultural events.


Contact Us

Alliance Française de San Francisco
1345 Bush Street | San Francisco, CA 94109
+1 (415) 775 - 7755
E-mail: afsf@afsf.com

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Alliance Française de San Francisco is an American Public Charity Nonprofit, tax-exempt under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.

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