Celebrate Culture and Heritage
Chattanooga's Culture, Heritage and Arts Fill the Streets
Chattanooga's rich arts scene is second to none. Take in one of the nation's largest collections of American art, discover galleries filled with local works by emerging artists, take a selfie at an outdoor sculpture field with massive sculptures, or hang out at festivals celebrating Chattanooga's music history. You may even create your own masterpiece inspired by the Scenic City!
If you are looking for some off-the-beaten-path experiences, museums are fascinating places to visit. They are filled with collections of art, historical treasures, inventions, and more that tell the story of a community and the people who live there. Learn something new about Chattanooga by...Learn More
From atop Lookout Mountain to the Tennessee River and valley below, archeological studies point to continuous habitation by Native Americans in the Chattanooga region for over 12,000 years. Many of those original locations are still easily accessible today, such as the Moccasin Bend Archeological...Learn More
When 19th century booster Rush Montgomery declared Chattanooga “the funnel of the world,” people decried him as crazy. Now, over 150 years later, his predictions have come true, and the Scenic City has attracted fascinating people, including women who made history. From war heroes and...Learn More
There is no better time to be a music fan in Chattanooga than right now in 2023. Music is everywhere. The city is a teeming valley of melodies as diverse as the people who call it home. And for the lucky visitor, it means there are countless opportunities to experience a variety of genres, local and...Learn More