The Tsars hunt was here from 1856 until 1917.

The Gatchina Palace.

The grounds

The old huntsmen houses on the left and the Borzoi houses on the right.
There were 4 Borzoi to one huntsman.

A Borzoi house.

A Huntsman house.

The huntsmen cathedral.
The huntsmen would come here before a hunt. They would leave the horses and Borzoi outside.



Copyright Rey and Yvonne McGehee 2004.