Program Activities

Columbia in Paris offers a wide selection of extra-curricular activities designed to complement academic courses. These visits and excursions allow students to exchange with local experts and gain a deeper understanding of Paris, France, and Europe.

Program activities are free of charge unless otherwise noted. In past years, students have...

  • Learned to make traditional French macarons
  • Visited the Ch√Ęteau de Fontainebleau (pictured above)
  • Gone for a boat cruise on the Seine
  • Toured Paris' world-famous museums
  • Strolled through Claude Monet's garden at Giverny