What is Bastille Day?

Bastille Day is the French National Holiday.

2013 Bastille day celebration in Paris
The military parade will start at 9am on the Champs Elysees on Sunday, July 14th.
It will go on until noon.
Fireworks will be launched at 11 pm from the Trocadero, near the Eiffel tower.
The theme of the soundtrack is "Liberte, Egalite, Fraternite".

Watch Bastille Day 2013 Eiffel Tower Fireworks
Fireworks will be broadcasted on France2 TV channel.
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In the meantime, discover the history, main characters and symbols of the French Revolution (1789).



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