CULTURAL ACTIVITIES

LUNCH CONCERTS

Every first Friday of the Month, Join us for some live music and enjoy our special French dish on the menu. A great way to start the weekend. 

ART EXHIBITIONS

Regular, local artists from the Kingdom get a chance to showcase thier creations on the premises of Alliance Française de Mbabane. 

COOKING CLASSES AND WINE TASTING

We also organize cooking workshops for you to learn how to prepare delious French specialties. We also have wine tasting events, where you can buy a bottle. 

FRANCOPHONIE FESTIVAL

Every Year in March, Francophone culture are celebrated across the world. The week long festival is open to all with art, dance, music and much much more on the program.

The Francophonie Culture festival celebrates the diversity and richness of the French language and Francophone communities around the world through a series of cultural events.

Our story

The Alliance Française was established in Paris in 1883 by eminent figures of the arts, the sciences, and politics to ensure the influence of the French language and culture around the world.

The Alliance Française de Mbabane-AFM- was created in 1985 it is the language and cultural center of eSwatini and is accredited by the Foundation Alliance Francaise. It cooperates with the Ministries of Education, and several local artists.

AFM belongs to the Southern African network of 20 Alliances and to the world network of 968 Alliances spread out in 136 countries on all five continents.

Our teachers are French, Francophone and Swazi. We run courses for children from 6 years up to adults!

We also promote local through concerts, workshops, exhibitions and many more events…