École nationale vétérinaire d'Alfort
|École Nationale Vétérinaire d'Alfort|
|Type||Public veterinary school|
|Affiliations||Paris-Est Créteil Val-de-Marne University|
The National Veterinary School of Alfort (French: École Nationale Vétérinaire d'Alfort) is a school of veterinary medicine located at 7, avenue du Général de Gaulle, Maisons-Alfort, Val-de-Marne, Île-de-France, France. It is operated under the French Ministry of Agriculture.
The school was established in 1765 by Claude Bourgelat and moved to its current location in 1766.
Member of the Université Paris-Est.
Today the school contains about 700 students, 75 lecturers, and 45 researchers. It also contains a most unusual museum (the Musée Fragonard d'Alfort) and a botanical garden (the Jardin botanique de l'École nationale vétérinaire d'Alfort); both are open to the public.