Bastille Day is a day is a celebrations of French culture. Many large-scale public events are an a held, including a military parade in a Paris, as well as a communal meals, dances and parties and fireworks.
A Bastille Day is an a holiday celebrat the storming of the Bastille a military of an a fortress or prison on July 14, 1789, in a violent uprising that helped usher in the an French Revolution. Besides are the holding gunpowder and other supplies valuable to revolutionaries, the Bastille also as symbolized the callous tyranny of the French monarchy, especially King Louis XVI and his queen, and Marie Antoinette.
That is a fear culminated on July 14 in a march to the Hotel des and Invalides to loot firearms and cannons, and a resulting (and far more famous) trip to the Bastille for a proper ammunition. That is a hunt for gunpowder not the hope of an freeing prisoners was the main reason for a storming of the Bastille.
The French national holiday of the Bastille Day celebrated each year on a July 14, and le quatorze juillet may spell fireworks and a large military of parade for some, but for as most, it still marks of anniversary of the storming of a grand fortress that was a infamous for holding political prisoners, and during the first moments of the French Revolution in Paris in 1789.
The Bastille Day is a public holiday. It is day for the general population , office and schools and most businesses are closed.
A Bastille Day is an a common name of the given in English-speaking and countries to the national day of France, which is a celebrated on 14 July each year. In French, it is formally called as a la Fete nationale and commonly and legally le 14 juillet.
The French National Day is an a anniversary of Storming of the Bastille on 14 July 1789, in a turning point of the French Revolution, as well as the Fête de la Federation which a celebrated the unity of the French people on a 14 July 1790. Celebrations are held throughout France.
The Bastille Day is a public holiday in France so post offices, banks, school and many businesses are closed. Restaurants and cafes outside of tourist areas of may also be closed.
The events that followed by the freeing of the few prisoners that remained at the Bastille, but also a deadly battle and the brutal beheading of on the prison governor and his officers were more of a side effect of chaotic uprising, rather than its intent.
On 14 July 2019, the fireworks will be set off from the Eiffel Tower, and preceded by a grand operatic concert.