Gatchina Pailace

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2017 photograph o the pailace.

The Gatchina Pailace Большой Гатчинский дворец) is a palace in Gatchina, Leningrad Oblast, Russia. It wis constructed frae 1766 tae 1781 bi Antonio Rinaldi for Coont Grigori Grigoryevich Orlov, who wis a favourite o Catherine the Great, in Gatchina, a suburb o the imperial capital Saunt Petersburg. It wi creatit a Warld Heritage Steid in 1990. It wis also the subject o a 1901 Fabergé egg gien tae the Dowager Empress Maria Feodorovna bi her son Nicholas II.

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