Around the Globe: France
Travel to France with an assortment of resources including essays, lesson plans, images, and videos. Examine French history, society, and culture, as well as the lives of young people in France today. Explore France’s geography and landscape, government, significant events in French history, culture (e.g. arts and architecture, cuisine, and fashion) and the history of U.S.-France relations. Take a deeper look at the French school system and experiences common to French children and teenagers, through first-hand accounts from French students.
This collection is a part of the Global Learning & Diplomacy Collection.
Images of well-known French Medieval Art (pre-15th Century).
Images of well-known paintings by famous French Impressionist artists Degas, Monet, Renoir and Bazille have been collected in this media gallery.
View well-known French art by artists Edourard Manet and Gustave Courbet know for having bridged Impressionism and other movements with their style, Realism and Romanticism respectively.