Alexandria, Virginia and Caen, France have participated in shared cultural and educational exchanges since 1991 under the auspices of the Sister Cities International non-profit organization.
Today, the two cities nurture a bond of shared cultural engagement through activities including:
- Annual student exchanges
- Intern Exchange
- Annual D-day commemorative event
- Lecture Series
- Sending Alexandria delegations to Caen & hosting Caen delegations in Alexandria
- Special Events
We welcome French enthusiasts and those interested to know more about our programs to join the “Friends of Alexandria-Caen Sister Cities” by signing up to be on our email distribution list. Comments and suggestions for activities and/or fundraising events may be sent via email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include your email address in the message.