Traduction de bastille
- [fort] fortress
- [à Paris]
la prise de la Bastille the storming of the Bastillel'Opéra-Bastille the Bastille opera house
- [forteresse] the Bastille
- [quartier] Bastille, the Bastille area
The Bastille, a state prison and a symbol of Ancien Régime tyranny, fell to the people of Paris on 14th July 1789, marking the beginning of the Revolution. The square where the Bastille once stood is now the home of one of the Paris opera houses, known as l'Opéra-Bastille.