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Culture - France

Country Facts

Links to the best Web sites for virtually every country in the world.

Cultural Information

Answers to your intercultural questions from a Canadian and a local point of view.


French Ministry of Foreign Affairs
The official website for the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs provides valuable information about the country. It also includes an A-Z index about France. To the left of this page you will find the rubric "Profile of France" in which you find Culture and Leisure, and under the rubric "France A-Z" you will find the Culture category.
Culture of France
Louvre Museum
This collection of links will take viewers on a virtual tour of the Louvre in France with her magnificent exhibitions. A part of France's history, the Louvre is a work of art as a stand alone architectural sight or as a house for her marvelous displays.
Home Page
Summer Institute of Linguistics, Inc.
Ethnologue Language Archive was begun in 1971 by the Summer Institute of Linguistics, Inc., at the University of Oklahoma, was continued at Cornell University. It is a catalogue of more than 6,700 languages spoken in 228 countries. The Ethnologue Name Index lists over 39,000 language names, dialect names, and alternate names. The Ethnologue Language Family Index organizes languages according to language families.
Languages of France
Museums Around the World
This page includes an eclectic collection of World Wide Web services connected with museums around the world. This service is brought to you by Jonathan Bowen as part of the Oxford University Computing Laboratory archive.
Comprehensive Index of Museums in France