Open House: The Institut français’ History – A Guided Tour

Sat 16 Sept
Books & Ideas

Did you know that the Institut was founded in 1910 by a woman, Marie d’Orliac? Or that it hosted Charles de Gaulle and part of the Free French Forces during the Second World War?

Learn all about the Institut’s fascinating history and stunning Art Deco architecture including its Grade II listed library and recently renovated foyer with guided tours and archives exhibition, as part of Open House London.