From queens to commoners, and fighters to scientists, get to know the most famous French women who changed the course of history.
Get the facts about Napoleon Bonaparte and find out how a minor soldier from Corsica rose to become Emperor of the French, and inspire fear in the hearts of his enemies.
Find out interesting facts about the Paris metro, including its history, famous station names, safety, accessibility in the metro, and more.
Learn about Parisian architecture and the visionary architect Baron Haussmann who transformed Paris into the city that it is today.
Learn about the most famous French philosophers who have changed history and the way we think in France, Europe and the Western world.
Get to know the most famous French paintings that wowed the art world. From Cézanne to Delacroix, these are the paintings that are emblematic of France.
Learn about some of the most famous French people who changed the history of France and the world. From Charlemagne to Victor Hugo, and more.
Learn about the most influential and famous French artists, and those making France their home. The best painters and sculptors any art lover will appreciate.
From history to architecture, here are some interesting facts about the Louvre Museum in Paris that may make you might see it from a whole new perspective.
Learn about the history of the Louvre in Paris. From fortress to palace to museum, and just how it managed to collect (and keep) all those magnificent works of art.
Learn about famous French inventors and their incredible inventions that have changed our world. From physicists and biologists, to scientists and fashion designers.
Learn interesting facts about William the Conqueror, from his birth in Normandy, the Battle of Hastings, the English throne, and impact on France and the UK.
Get the facts about the historic Auld Alliance between Scotland and France, described as "one of the oldest alliances in the world".
The storming of the Bastille on 14 July 1789 was a long time coming. Dive into the late 18th century, and learn about the causes of the French Revolution, the Reign of Terror, and its aftermath.