The film tells about several estates of the Porkhovsky district of the Pskov region, about their history, about the possibilities of their revival. A descendant of the owner and founder of one of the estates, A.P. Gagarin, the leader of the Petersburg nobility, takes part in the film. Used family photos, documents, works of artists Dobuzhinsky, Milashevsky. The film filmed landscapes of the Pskov region, a herd of horses, the territory of former noble estates with dilapidated buildings.