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Heritage House Tour: 5 Amazing Things about La Cocina de Tita Moning

Let's pay homage to its equally elegant setting—the Legarda Mansion

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It’s the end of an era. La Cocina de Tita Moning, famous for its dining experience reminiscent of a bygone age, is closing its doors on May 31. When they opened their doors to the public back in 2001, they introduced a way for heritage houses—symbols of Filipino tradition, art, and culture—to adapt to the modern times. In turning the Legarda Mansion into a restaurant by appointment, La Cocina de Tita Moning started on a path which local heritage conservation could take.

As a tribute to the grand house and the family who shared the art of Old Manila living, we’re rounding up five amazing things about the Legarda Mansion.

Main photos from La Cocina de Tita Moning's Facebook page.

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