Visitor Info

Opening Times & Maps

Temporary Closure
The Institut français (Cultural Centre and Language Centre) is temporarily closed from Thursday 19 March morning until further notice, due to the COVID-19 pandemic
All French courses will be delivered remotely online with your teacher.

We will keep you informed of the date of reopening of the Institut français depending on the public health recommendations.
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How to Find Us

Tube: South Kensington Station: Circle, District & Piccadilly lines
Bus: 14, 414, 49, 70, 74, 345, 360, C1
TfL Journey Planner

Disabled Access

Please note that there is step-free access to the ground floor (foyer/reception) and the first floor (library, salons and Ciné Lumière). No step-free access to Ciné Lumière II on the lower ground floor.

Ciné Lumière II is equipped with a wireless audio system that delivers both Hearing Impaired (HI), and Visually Impaired Narration (VI) on compatible films.

Call our box office to discuss your needs: 020 7871 3515