On December 29 an historical ornithology complex, the Falcon Yard, will open in the territory of the Kuzminki park in Moscow. Here, the traditions of once popular falconry and rearing rare birds are planned to be revived and preserved, the RIA Novosti was told at the prefecture of the South-Eastern administrative district of Moscow. On the outside, the Falcon Yard is a series of old-styled buildings. The opening ceremony will look like a "hunting with real falcons". Representatives of the Moscow government are expected to come.
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