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

Saturday, October 1, 2016 - 6:00am

Autumn’s arrived and apple-picking season’s in full swing.

Saturday, October 1, 2016 - 3:00pm

In this hour-long travel special, Rick Steves explores the "Eternal City" of Rome, a grand and ancient metropolis rich with exquisite art, vibrant culture and centuries of history.

Sunday, October 2, 2016 - 8:00pm

In an era when women weren’t even allowed on the battlefield, Joan of Arc’s faith drove her transformation from an ordinary peasant girl into a legendary female warrior and historical icon.

Monday, October 3, 2016 - 9:00pm

In 1968, Gore Vidal and William F. Buckley Jr. changed TV news forever with their explosive political debates.

Monday, October 3, 2016 - 10:30pm

Meet the charismatic and pioneering activist whose work transformed the power of the Latino vote.

Wednesday, October 5, 2016 - 9:00pm

Our ancestors’ adventurousness, creativity and adaptability got us this far. But are we as capable of adapting to the changes to come?

Thursday, October 6, 2016 - 8:30pm

Depression in the geriatric population presents different challenges than in younger populations. 

WXXI-TVprovides the best in local documen- taries, trusted children's programs, and unpar- alleled 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.