Brochure & Timetable   Current & Upcoming Events
Office opening hours:
Monday-Friday: 9.30am to 7.30pm
Saturday 9.30am to 2.00pm

Library opening hours:
Monday: 5pm to 7.30pm
Tuesday-Thursday: 12noon to 7.30pm
Friday-Saturday 10am to 2.00pm

Next French courses start on 22 September 2014

Next Free Assessments from 5.00pm to 7.00pm:
Monday 1 /  Tuesday 2  /  Wednesday 3 September
Monday 8 /  Tuesday 9  /  Wednesday 10 September 
Assessments are free of charge and no booking is required

(01) 676 1732 /


New calendar for the Language Centre: 6 terms of 8 weeks all year round!


From September 22nd all our terms will be equivalent sessions of 8 weeks, every 8 weeks from September to September without discontinuation, will all levels available each time! More information

Language Centre Language Centre Special Event
Assessments for
New Term
  Preparation for
Erasmus in France
  Alliance Française
Open Day

1, 2 ,3 ,8, 9, 10, 15, 16, 17 September From 5.00 to 7.00pm – Admission free

The Autumn Term is open to both former and new students. General French courses, conversation courses, cultural workshops business French, legal French and preparation for exams for adults, teenagers', children's and toddlers' courses are available all day from Monday to Saturday.
Assessments are free of charge and no booking is required. You don't need an assessment if you are a complete beginner or if you are already a student with the Alliance, you can enrol directly online.

The Timetable & Fees Brochure can be downloaded here.


1-4 September 10am-12pm & 1-3pm
[Book Online]

In order to guarantee you the best chance of success while spending a year studying abroad, over 16 hours you will learn practical knowledge and important details about:

- living in France as a student
- the French university system
- savoir vivre and savoir-faire skills for college life.

You will also have the opportunity to improve your command of the language before you travel to France (Level B1/B2)



Saturday 13 September from 11am
Admission free

We are organising an Open Day to give you the opportunity to meet our staff and learn about our courses and events for 2014/2015. It may be just the thing you’re looking for to kick start your French, so don’t be shy!

Try out our various sample classes, check out our book stand and find out about our various activities, experiment with some face painting, then relax with a complimentary coffee and croissant in La Cocotte.

Toddlers, children, teens, parents and grandparents: whatever your age, we have something to offer you!

The French Library   Cultural Centre   Membership Offer
The French Library
Books Giveaway!
  Voyage à l'île de Rügen
by Marie Sommer
  Easy Parking
for AF Members

30 June – 5 September
More information

In order to make room for new books, the Library will be giving books away all summer long!
Have a look as you pass through our Reception and Café – with paperbacks, graphic novels, non-fiction, children’s books, you never know what treasure you may unearth!
All the books are free, but donations will be gratefully accepted and used for the upkeep of the Médiathèque.



3 July – 29 August
Admission free

Built as a tourist resort on the island of Rügen in the Baltic Sea in 1936, these structures extending for 5km were left unfinished and abandoned in 1939. This project includes photographs of the island by Marie Sommer and images of it which she found in flea markets across Germany.

As part of the PhotoIreland Festival 2014



Evening Rate for AF Members at the Q-Park Setanta Car Park:
Only €3 per evening!

AF Members can avail of the evening parking rate provided by Q-Park for their Setanta parking facility of €3 from 4pm to midnight from Monday to Friday inclusive, by validate their parking ticket(s) in the new parking ticket validation unit located at the reception of the Alliance Française!
More information