Inspired by natural beauty and mountain scenery, Truckee has a creative culture that is rugged, vibrant, innovative and resourceful. With over 200 independent visual artists and an untold number of musicians, chefs, authors, actors and other performers the creative culture in Truckee is thriving. One only needs to walk downtown to see the growing number of unique and inviting art galleries. Truckee is rich in celebrating arts, culture and humanities, promoting artistic and cultural excellence and preserving and embracing our cultural heritage. With this ever increasing art and culture scene, Truckee is quickly becoming an appealing town for inspired learning.