40th Anniversary Gala at the
Petit Palais | Musée des Beaux-Arts de la Ville de Paris

Saturday, October 15, 2022

Our celebrations will culminate with an unforgettable Gala evening at the Petit Palais, a palace dedicated to Paris and the arts. Our guests will wander the stunning 19 th century halls and gardens with cocktail in hand, enjoy a delectable dinner, and dance the night away in old world style. We will fête our Honored Philanthropists, who embody the spirit of American philanthropy on which French Heritage Society was founded forty years ago.

8:00 Cocktails

9:00 Dinner by Le Bristol Paris’ four Michelin-starred Chef Eric Frechon


Attire: Black Tie – Long Gowns

All are welcome to attend this once-in-a-lifetime evening. The 40th Anniversary Trip itinerary includes a premium Gala ticket.


French Heritage Society is an American nonprofit organization with ten chapters in the U.S. and one in France. Its central mission is to ensure that the treasures of our shared French architectural and cultural heritage survive in order to inspire future generations. Over the past 40 years, FHS has given over 600 restoration grants to properties throughout France and in the U.S. and selected and supported more than 500 students from prestigious universities who have crossed the Atlantic for internships at esteemed institutions. Its emergency Notre-Dame Restoration Fund has raised nearly $2.6 million to date.