topics
tools
editor's choice

Lost in Cheeseland: How to become an expat in France

Top myths about Paris

Is an international MBA the right degree for you?

Childcare in France

Relocation programmes remain small, focused and consistent

Expatica countries
Index Last Var.(%)
BEL 20 3083.51 0.32
DAX 9605.08 0.17
IBEX 30 10058.5 -1.04
CAC 40 4387.61 -0.20
FTSE 100 6806.86 -0.05
AEX 397.5 -0.20
DJIA 16272.65 0.46
Nasdaq 4318.933 0.63
FTSE MIB 20298.33 -0.11
TSX Composite 14214.35 0.18
ASX 5415.4 -0.10
Hang seng 22836.96 0.04
Straits Times 3110.78 0.45
ISEQ 20 836.3 0.23
EUR / USD 1.37976 0.67
EUR / GBP 0.82571 0.59
USD / GBP 0.598544 -0.10
Gold 1329.6 -0.13
Oil 108.9 -0.76
Silver 21.28 0.08
You are here: Home Life in Groups & Clubs American associations and clubs in Paris
Enlarge font Decrease font Text size


05/04/2011American associations and clubs in Paris

American associations and clubs in Paris A listing of organizations in the Paris area that cater primarily to Americans living in France. Updated April 2011.

AMERICAN GOVERNMENT OFFICES

Embassy of the United States of America in Paris
2, Avenue Gabriel  
75382 Paris Cedex 08

American Citizen Services office

For recorded telephone inquires and after-hours emergencies: 01 43 12 22 22
Email: citizeninfo@state.gov

Passport services
Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., except on American and French holidays.
Consular Reports of Birth are available by appointment only
Tel: 01 43 12 46 71

Notarial services
Tuesday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., except on American and French holidays and the first business day following American and French holidays

Federal Benefits services

Monday through Friday, 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. except on American and French holidays

Internal Revenue Service

Office Address:  
U.S. Consulate  
4th Floor
2, rue St. Florentin  
75001 Paris

Mailing address:
American Embassy  
Room E-414  
2, Avenue Gabriel  
75382 Paris Cedex 08
Tel: 01 43 12 25 55
Email: irs.paris@irs.gov
 
Federal Voting Assistance Program
2, avenue Gabriel,
75382 Paris CEDEX 08
Tel: 01 43 12 49 59 or 01 43 12 48 44
Toll-free telephone number from France:
08 00 91 73 04 (This number may be dialed directly from France.)
Email: citizeninfo@state.gov

U.S. Customs
The Office of the Customs Attaché in Paris is closed to the public
For information on bringing pets into the US: 01 43 12 23 23
For questions on traveler information and customs restrictions, including motor vehicle import/export, check the US

GENERAL INFORMATION AND RESOURCES


American Chamber of Commerce
Non-profit organization founded to promote Franco-American economic relations.
Tel: 01 56 43 45 67

American Citizens Abroad
Non-profit lobbying association headquartered in Geneva dedicated to serving the interests of individual US citizens living worldwide.
Tel: +41 22 340 02 33

American Hospital of Paris
63, boulevard Victor Hugo
92200 Neuilly-sur-Seine
Tel: 01 46 41 25 25

Americans in France
Produced by Jeff Steiner, practical resources for people who would like to live or travel in France

American Library in Paris
Open Tuesday through Saturday, 10am - 7pm
10, rue du Général Camou
75007 Paris
Tel: 01 53 59 12 60

Association of American Residents Overseas
Lobbying organization founded to protect the rights of Americans living overseas.
Tel: 01 47 20 24 15

MENTAL-HEALTH SUPPORT AND COUNSELING

American Aid Society
Non-profit, volunteer organization that offers assistance to Americans in temporary difficulty in France.
United States Embassy
2, rue Saint Florentin
75001 Paris
Tel: 01 43 12 48 07

INTERCULTURAL ORGANISATIONS


French Heritage Society

Non-profit organization devoted to the preservation of French heritage in France and the US.

France Amériques
Non-profit organization founded in 1909 to foster better relations between France and the nations of the Americas.

France Etats-Unis
Non-profit organization founded in 1945 with a goal of contributing to a better understanding between French and American people.

Franco-Américaine Cinema Theatre (FACT)
Acting training center in Paris founded to foster cultural exchange in the performing arts.

POLITICAL ORGANISATIONS

Democrats Abroad, France
One of four chapters in France representing the Democratic Party.

Overseas Vote Foundation
Dedicated to making the right to vote accessible and simple for Americans living outside of the United States.

Republicans Abroad France
Represents the Republican Party in France

WOMEN'S ORGANISATIONS

American Catholic Women's Organization

Founded in 1954 to encourage religious and social interaction among women of all races, nationalities, and creeds.

American Women's Group in Paris
A group consisting of professionals, mothers, executives, and spouses; offers entertaining activities to enrich your French experience.

Association of American Wives of Europeans (AAWE)
A non-profit organization whose membership is made up of Americans married to Europeans. Its special interests include citizenship, bilingualism and dual cultures.

Daughters of the American Revolution

Members are descendents of those who served and participated in the American Revolution. Dedicated to promoting patriotism and preserving American history through better education for children.
Email: RochambFR@aol.com

Federation of American Women's Clubs Overseas (FAWCO)

An organization grouping together more than 70 clubs and associations with special consultative status to the United Nations.

Women of the American Church (WOAC)
Provides opportunities for women to meet together in friendship and to assist newcomers to make a successful transition to life in Paris.

ALUMNI ORGANISATIONS

Berkeley Club
Email: annemileti@hotmail.com

Boston University Alumni Association of France
email: buparis@bu.edu
Boston University Paris Programs
3 bis rue Jean Pierre-Bloch
75015 Paris FRANCE
01 45 66 59 49 Fax: 01 45 66 64 68

The Cornell Club of France

President: Curtis Bartosik
email: cjb48@cornell.edu
phone: (+33 (0)1.43.31.98.44)

Harvard Club of France
email: harvardcluboffrance@gmail.com

New York University Club of France
email: mailto:nyuclub@nyu-club-france.com

Paris Alumnae Network
email: contact@pan-paris.org

Princeton Alumni Association of France
Les Éditeurs
Upstairs
4 Carrefour de l'Odéon
75006 Paris
Email: pamwesson@wanadoo.fr

Stanford Club of France
email: mailto:subscribe@stanfordcluboffrance.org

Wellesley Club of France

Email: sjkatz@aya.yale.edu

Yale Club of France
Tel: 01 48 04 51 75

AMERICAN FOOD STORES

Thanksgiving
14, rue Charles V
75004, Paris
Tel: 01 42 77 68 29

The Real McCoy
194, rue de Grenelle
75007, PARIS
Tel: 01 45 56 98 82

CHURCHES AND RELIGIOUS ORGANISATIONS


American Cathedral in Paris (Episcopal)
23, avenue George V
75008 Paris
Tel: 01 53 23 84 00

American Church in Paris
(All Protestant Denominations)
65, quai d'Orsay
75007 Paris
Tel: 01 40 62 05 00

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints
12, rue Saint Merri
75004 Paris
Tel: 01 44 61 90 50

Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Paris
La Maison Verte
127-129, rue Marcadet
75018 Paris

MISCELLANEOUS MEMBERSHIP ORGANISATIONS

Americans in Alsace
A non-profit headquartered in Strasbourg that helps individuals and families integrate into their new environment.  AIA promotes awareness of the lifestyle and culture of France and stimulates new friendships through shared social activities.
B.P. 169
67004 Strasbourg Cedex

American Club of Paris
Founded in the era of Benjamin Franklin, the American Club hosts lunches with prominent French and international 'news makers'.
34, avenue de New York
75116 Paris FRANCE
Phone : +33 (0) 1 47 23 64 36
Fax : +33 (0) 1 47 23 66 01
Email: admin@americanclubparis.org

American Institute of Architects Continental Europe Chapter

The Chapter fosters professional advancement and fellowship among its members.

American Legion
Veteran's organization founded in Paris in 1919.
Tel: 01 44 74 73 42
Email: American.legion@free.fr



Readers' recommendations

  • Association of Americans Resident Overseas, Paris - http://%20www.aaro.org/
  • Mona Bismarck American Center for art
  • St Josephs on the 8th (English language catholic church) 
  • Kehilat Gesher on rue Leon Cognet on the 17th (tri-lingual synagogue)



3 reactions to this article

Elizabeth posted: 2011-04-09 10:34:57

You excluded the most well known American Association in Paris and that is the Association of Americans Resident Overseas. www.aaro.org

Eddie posted: 2012-02-04 07:59:28

also need to include the Mona Bismarck American Center for art

gailparis posted: 2012-07-20 11:23:56

You are missing St Josephs in the 8th (English language catholic church) and Kehilat Gesher on rue Leon Cognet in the 17th (tri-lingual synagogue)

3 reactions to this article

Elizabeth posted: 2011-04-09 10:34:57

You excluded the most well known American Association in Paris and that is the Association of Americans Resident Overseas. www.aaro.org

Eddie posted: 2012-02-04 07:59:28

also need to include the Mona Bismarck American Center for art

gailparis posted: 2012-07-20 11:23:56

You are missing St Josephs in the 8th (English language catholic church) and Kehilat Gesher on rue Leon Cognet in the 17th (tri-lingual synagogue)

Discussion Forums

Personal Finance in France

Mondays currency update

Personal Finance in France

Monday's Currency Update

Personal Finance in France

Expatica's end of week currency roundup

English in France

Property Dev In France

Personal Finance in France

Expatica's Tuesday Currency Update

participate in the forums

ask your question
find the business you need
 
 
 
 
 
Inside Expatica
Management culture in France

Management culture in France

This handy guide from Expertise in Labour Mobility includes information on business hierarchy, negotiations, and etiquette.

American associations and clubs in Paris

American associations and clubs in Paris

A listing of organizations in the Paris area that cater primarily to Americans living in France. Updated April 2011.

British associations and clubs in Paris

British associations and clubs in Paris

Our handy guide to the British community in Paris, from cricket clubs to Scottish country dancing lessons to where to find a jar of Marmite.

Anglophone services in France

Anglophone services in France

Here's a short introduction to our Banking section for those living in France, from how to open a bank account to Islamic banking and investments.