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, February 20, 2018 - 8:00pm

Agents of Change looks at a pivotal moment when our nation was caught at the intersection of the Civil Rights, Black Power, and Anti-Vietnam War Movements on college campuses in 1968-69. 

Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 9:00pm

Examine the dangerous rivalry that has plunged the Middle East into sectarian war.

Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 9:30pm

The remarkable, but little known, story of one of few African-American regiments to have fought in combat during World War I. They were America's unsung heroes - a group of men from Illinois, largely from Chicago's Bronzeville neighborhood. They fought on two fronts - the war against the Germans and the war against racism and inequality. 

Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 7:00pm

Explore the little-known story of the labor practices and laws that effectively created a new form of slavery in the South that persisted into the 20th century.

Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 10:00pm

Living beneath the waves has long been a science fiction fantasy, but architect Marco Bolzoni’s team in Dubai is trying to make it a reality. 

Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 8:30pm

Since the age 12, Gabi Thomas has been fighting the physical and mental ramifications of having Crohn’s Disease.

Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 10:36pm

Modern historical icons Jacqueline Kennedy and Amelia Earhart have two very different sets of accomplishments between them, but they do share an unexpected commonality: both had sisters who became profound influences on their lives.

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 24/7. It's your destination for the best in lifestyle programming.
WXXI Kids 24/7 is a TV channel and livestream dedicated to PBS KIDS programming when and where you want it.
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.