Location Washington, D.C.
Address 4101 Reservoir Road, N.W.
Ambassador Gérard Araud
Old French Embassy in Washington, DC in 1917
The Embassy of France in Washington, D.C. is the primary French diplomatic mission to the United States.
It is located at 4101 Reservoir Road, Northwest, Washington, D.C., just north of Georgetown University. The embassy opened in 1984. With some 400 staffers, it is France's largest foreign embassy. The embassy represents the interests of France and French citizens in the United States and conducts the majority of diplomatic work on such interests within the U.S.