WXXI Television

Through PBS and our own local
productions, WXXI provides viewers a stage
for the arts, a journey through nature, a glimpse
into history and a trusted window to the world. In addition, our
commercial-free kids programs prepare children for success in school and life.

Coming up on WXXI Television

Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 7:00pm

We have vision, we have imagination…and we have paint.  From the streets of Rochester, NY’s crime-ridden inner city to the favelas of Brazil, young street artists explore how art brings forth the power to see beyond, move beyond, grow beyond the walls that poverty builds around them.

Wednesday, May 24, 2017 - 7:30pm

They Call Us Monsters  takes viewers behind the walls of the Compound, the facility where Los Angeles houses its most violent juvenile criminals. To their advocates, they're kids. To the system, they're adults.

Wednesday, May 24, 2017 - 8:00pm

It is quite a spectacle when animals come together in inconceivable numbers: sometimes in the millions, billions, and even trillions.

Friday, May 26, 2017 - 7:00pm

Sesame Street: The Cookie Thief is coming to “PBS KIDS Family Night, on the new WXXI Kids 24/7 channel.

Saturday, May 27, 2017 - 6:00am

Settle in each weekend to watch your favorite shows in one binge-worthy format.

Saturday, May 27, 2017 - 4:00pm

Enjoy the distinct sound of this group– an elegant blend of classical, latin and jazz elements.

Sunday, May 28, 2017 - 1:00pm

The first program in a 3 part series features the U.S. involvement in Southeast Asia in the '50s and '60s.

WXXI-TV provides the best in local documentaries, trusted children's programs, and unparalleled entertaining and educational offerings from PBS.
WXXI World features documentary, public affairs and news programming from public television's award-winning signature series and acclaimed independent filmmakers.
WXXI Create airs cooking, travel, how-to, and lifestyle programming as well as providing three hours of children's programming daily between 6pm and 9pm.
A first-of-a-kind partnership with the City of Rochester, NY and WXXI, City 12 provides city residents with 14 hours a day of interesting, informative and entertaining new programming.