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, June 24, 2017 - 4:00pm

Mike Murley is one of Canada's finest jazz talents and one of the most versatile players on the scene today.

Sunday, June 25, 2017 - 1:00am

Listening to the wondrous sounds Jon Ballantyne makes at the piano, audiences can never be sure where he will take the music next. 

Sunday, June 25, 2017 - 1:00pm

Connected by having a son or daughter who is gay, parents across the country discuss their experiences in the documentary Anyone and Everyone airing Sunday, June 25, 2017 at 1 p.m. on WXXI-TV. 

Sunday, June 25, 2017 - 2:00pm

Penny: Champion of the Marginalized airing Sunday, June 25, 2017 at 2 p.m. on WXXI-TV is a multi-dimensional portrait of Penny Cooper, a celebrated criminal defense attorney, art collector, supporter of female artists, and protector of the underdog.

Sunday, June 25, 2017 - 10:00pm

Behind every great detective is a backstory.

Tuesday, June 27, 2017 - 6:30pm

Searching for Home: Coming Back from War explores, in their own words, the Truth, the Healing and the Hope of veterans from all generations returning home from war, and their search for the “home” they left behind – physically, mentally and spiritually.

Tuesday, June 27, 2017 - 8:00pm

The Story of China is an unprecedented, six-part series exploring the 4,000-year history of China, home to more than a billion people and an emerging global superpower. The Story of China continues on Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 8 p.m. on WXXI-TV.

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.