A little corner of France
in the heart of Edinburgh!


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A French Institute for Scotland


Founded in 1946, the Institut français d’Ecosse is the Scottish outpost of the French Embassy in the United Kingdom. Within its Edinburgh base, it combines:

> A cultural venue with a 70 seats theatre for shows, music, theatre, talks, cinema screenings, and an art gallery;

> A French language centre with about 1,500 students per year, more than 150 classes and 15 teachers;

> A resource centre both physical with our multimedia library and online with the e-library Culturethèque.

> A network of correspondents coordinating its membership throughout Scotland.

 
Institut Français Écosse 2017