Chattanooga offers such a variety of activities and the Bluff View Art District is a paradise for visitors who love the arts. This is set in a historically preserved neighborhood where visitors can find art galleries, gardens, restaurants, beautiful plazas and courtyards, and just a host of activities to refresh and rejuvenate the spirit. This art district is set atop stone cliffs affording an incredible view. Visitors to this Bluff View Art District will find not only breathtaking views, but an assortment of things to do to fill up the day, such as: 1. The River Gallery is home to a variety of paintings by local and national artists, and many of them are present to give lectures or demonstrations each week. 2. The gardens in this area are some to some of the most dramatic landscaping found anywhere on the planet, ad features the River Gallery Sculpture Garden that is distinguished by the Smithsonian in the Archive of American Gardens. 3. There are fewer smells that are more enticing than that of fresh baked bread, and Chattanooga's oldest artisan bakery is here featuring fresh bread, pastries, deserts, and that all important chocolate! Oh, and they serve roast premium coffee and fresh pasta as well. 4. There are a number of restaurants in the area that will cater to every taste bud – particularly needed after a day spent strolling through the galleries and gardens. The Bluff View Art District is a great way to spend the day with its beautiful scenery, gardens, and art galleries.