Bastille Day is one of the most important holidays in France. It marks the anniversary of the fall of the Bastille on July 14, 1789. Bastille was initially built like a fortress which was later converted into a state prison where prisoners underwent brutal treatment. It marks the beginning of the famous French Revolution and the end of the old regime. To wish your French Buddies in a style by sending this Eifel tower Bastille day card.