École Vétérinaire de Maisons-Alfort (Paris Métro)

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École Vétérinaire de Maisons-Alfort
Paris Métro
Metro Paris 03.jpg
Location Maisons-Alfort
Île-de-France
France
Coordinates 48°48′55″N 2°25′19″E / 48.81519°N 2.421882°E / 48.81519; 2.421882Coordinates: 48°48′55″N 2°25′19″E / 48.81519°N 2.421882°E / 48.81519; 2.421882
Other information
Fare zone 1
History
Opened 19 September 1970 (1970-09-19)
Services
Preceding station   Paris Métro   Following station
toward Balard
Paris Métro Paris Métro Line 8
Location
École Vétérinaire de Maisons-Alfort is located in Paris
École Vétérinaire de Maisons-Alfort
École Vétérinaire de Maisons-Alfort
Location within Paris

École Vétérinaire de Maisons-Alfort is a station on line 8 of the Paris Métro in the commune of Maisons-Alfort, named after the nearby École nationale vétérinaire d'Alfort, the national veterinary school founded in 1765.

The station opened on 19 September 1970 with the extension of the line from Porte de Charenton - Écoles to Maisons-Alfort - Stade.

Also nearby is the Musée Fragonard d'Alfort, a museum of anatomical oddities.

Station layout[edit]

Street Level
B1 Mezzanine
Platform level
Side platform, doors will open on the right
Westbound Metro-M.svg Paris m 8 jms.svg toward Balard (Charenton – Écoles)
Eastbound Metro-M.svg Paris m 8 jms.svg toward Pointe du Lac (Maisons-Alfort – Stade)
Side platform, doors will open on the right

References[edit]

  • Roland, Gérard (2003). Stations de métro. D’Abbesses à Wagram. Éditions Bonneton.