Chattanooga Art Tour
An Alexander Calder sculptor, local artist at work and picturesque views are just some of the great sites to see on the Chatanooga Art Tour. Enjoy this partial walk and partial ride tour through the Bluff View Art District, as well as other art hotspots of Chatanooga.
Your friendly guide will meet you at the Hunter Museum of American Art. The group will set out on a 3-hour tour of art and fun. Galleries, public artworks, and local artist's studios are among the stops along the way. This tour is an amazing learning experience for the budding artist in your family. Overall the tour stops at around seven or eight stops in beautiful Chattanooga.
The River Gallery is one of the main attractions on the tour. Here in the Gallery the group you will see the latest installation going on. You are able to see the art of all kinds on this tour. You can see different mediums, different time periods of art, and many unique artistic styles. There is surely an art piece you will fall in the love with on the tour.
Chattanooga is dedicated to supporting the arts in their community. Taking this tour will help the public what amazing art is created when artists have the support of the community behind them.
For an artistic experience to remember the Chattanooga Art Tour is full of life. The artists you meet and the artworks you will see are sure to inspire even the least creative. Have a wonderful artistic experience taking the Chattanooga Art Tour, and bring the family and friends.
Meet your guide near the Hunter Museum of American Art in the Bluff View Art District, and then set off on your 3-hour combination walking and Uber chauffeured tour to explore the unique visual arts Chattanooga has to offer. You'll begin by taking in the beautiful views from the cliffs overlooking the Tennessee River and the north shore of Chattanooga.
In the Bluff View Art District you'll explore pieces of outdoor sculpture by artists including Tom Otterness, Deborah Butterfield and Alexander Calder. You'll stop in the district's River Gallery where a variety of art forms abound and you'll review the current show.
From the district you'll head to artist studios in the City Center or Southside neighborhoods. You'll meet artists working in many different mediums and see their studios. Depending on the day, some artists may give demonstrations.
The tour will also include some of Chattanooga's numerous works of public art. There are many murals in the MLK district and we'll discuss one of the largest ones celebrating life in the MLK neighborhood.
Your tour will also include visits to a couple of Southside art galleries, featuring both contemporary and local art. Here the gallery managers will discuss the current show.
Overall the tour will include 7 to 8 stops and will conclude on the Southside. The ending point is close to many restaurants, shops and bars. There are plenty of local transportation options to get you back to your hotel or car.
Pickup & Return:
Company: New South Tour Company
Near the Hunter Museum of American Art.
Tour ends on the Southside near the corner of Market and Main streets.
Departure Times: 2:00pm Saturdays
- Local guide
- Light refreshments
- Small-group tour
- Transport by Uber vehicles
- All taxes, fees and handling charges
Does not include:
- Gratuities (optional)
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 3 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
- Minimum age is 14 years
- Adult pricing applies to all travelers