Tuesday, November 9, 2010

Fall Fromage Fest - Nov. 10, 2010

Love cheese? Love wine? Love Texas?

If you answered yes to any of the above questions, please join us at The French Legation Museum Wednesday November 10th from 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm for a one-of-a-kind event celebrating fall and fabulous history with incredible Austin cheese creations and French wine. Don’t miss the fabulous creations of Austin’s Indulge Cheese - unique and absolutely delicious Fromage masterpieces – paired with the gift of wine from our special friend Franc Petit, of France, from the 13th century vineyard Domaine de l'Abbaye , located in Villefranche-sur-mer, France.

This free event honors our visitors from France, and celebrates the preservation project currently underway currently underway at the oldest home in Austin. The French Legation Museum, a non-profit historic house museum, is the oldest wood-frame structure in Austin and a Texas State Archeological Landmark. Built to serve as the diplomatic outpost for King Louis Philippe of France to the Republic of Texas, the legendary open-to-the-public museum has a rich, storied history, and is currently under the custodianship of The Daughters of The Republic of Texas.The French Legation is located at 802 San Marcos Street, Austin, Texas.

For more information, please contact programs@frenchlegationmuseum.org or visit http://www.frenchlegationmuseum.org/.


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