Beauty & Culture Restoration: Volunteer Clean-up at the Metropolitan Theater


The National Commission for Culture and the Arts posted this photo of volunteers from the Bureau of Fire Protection on their Facebook page with the caption:

“ATM: METROPOLITAN Theater Clean-up Drive with student volunteers and personnel from the Bureau of Fire Protection. The activity coincides with Architecture Week and kicks-off the restoration efforts for the “Grand Old Dame” of Manila.

Watch for announcements on the next clean up drive (which shall be open to the public) and other activities in the official Met Restoration Project FB page,METamorphosis.”

6219621032_8206d46a3b_zA photo of the beautiful MET back when it was still standing in all its glory. Photo by John Tewell

What do you think of the clean up project? And what other Manila gems should we restore?