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Enrolments and free assessments for adults
will start from May 21st


French Courses   Award   Special Event
French Summer
  AF Dublin Winner of
'Best Language School'
   Primary Times'
Family Fair 2018

From June 5th & throughout the Summer!
1, 2, 8 week programmes

Get the kids out of bed this summer with the Alliance Française's French Summer Camps for children and teenagers! We are open all summer long from the beginning of June until the end of August with programmes available every week or every two weeks! Learn and have fun with the experts.

General French courses, conversation courses, refreshers' classes, specialised workshops, preparation for holidays in France, will be available for adults of any level morning and evening times for 2 terms of 8  weeks in June-July and then August-September.

Information, Timetable & Booking


Education Awards 2018

We are honoured to be the recipient of the Education Awards for "Best Language School"!

This prize recognised the ambitious changes the Alliance Française Dublin engaged last year to its structures and operations with a view to creating a fully immersive innovative experience for its students and members to be enjoyed onsite, online or at home.

An independent panel of expert judges, drawn from the highest echelons of the Educational Institutions in Ireland selected the winners who were announced during a gala on Thursday 19 April in the Ballsbridge Hotel. The Education Awards is supported by The Irish Times, Air Products and Amarach.


Sunday 22 April – From 10.30am to 5.30pm  More information

Primary Times, the benchmark magazine for parents in Ireland, presents its fun family fair where parents can meet parenting & lifestyle experts, education specialists and repre-sentatives from Ireland’s leading leisure & learning industries.
The Alliance Française Dublin will be one of the 50 selected exhibitors showcasing all its services and products for toddlers, children and teenagers. There will be goodies and competitions to win French courses and Family Memberships!
A Kid Zone will featurie giant inflatables, clowns, jugglers, fun science, special effects, creative areas, stage shows and some celebrity guests!

Royal Dublin Society, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4

Talk   Cinéclub NEW FORMAT!   Festival
An evening with
Hédi Kaddour
  Cinéclub: La Vie est un
long fleuve tranquille
  Alliance Française's
Comic Book Festival

Wednesday 25 April – 6.30pm
Admission free 

Hédi Kaddour is a French poet and novelist who teaches creative writing at the Gallimard Literary Workshop in Paris.

His first novel Waltenberg (Gallimard, 2005) was awarded the Prix Goncourt du Premier Roman and his last Les Prépondérants (Gallimard, 2015) the Grand Prix du Roman de l’Académie-Française. Editor-in-Chief of the magazine Po&Sie, he sometimes gives literary columns to Le Monde des livres, Libération and Le Magazine Littéraire.

He will be interviewed by Prof. Michael Cronin, Chair of French in Trinity College.
The interview will be followed by book signing and wine reception


Thursday 26 April – 7.40pm
€5 with a free glass of wine / Free for Premium Members

Discover the Cinéclub's new format! Join us every month for a subtitled screening of one of the most popular box-office hits in French cinema history, preceded by an informal presentation with a free glass of wine!

This month, (re)discover the 1988 cult comedy La Vie est un long fleuve tranquille directed by Étienne Chatiliez. Twelve years after a mix-up at a maternity clinic, the mistake is realised and two children from extremely different social backgrounds are now discovering their true family.
The Cinéclub is free for Alliance Française Premium Members. More on Memberships


1-5 May 2018
Admission free

For its 4th edition, the Alliance Française Dublin's Comic Book Festival in partnership with Illustrators Ireland and the Comics Lab is proud to welcome the legendary French illustrator, Tomi Ungerer.

From the 1st to 5th May, the Alliance Française will host a series of events on the art of illustration and comics: an interview with Tomi Ungerer followed by a screening of the documentary Far Out Isn’t Far Enough, live reading performances, a round-table about craft and process with a panel of illustrators and authors,an exhibition of students from the French art school La HEAR, a children’s workshop and a pop-up book fair!