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, April 25, 2017 - 7:00pm

Native Hawaiians and Aboriginal Australians resist threats to their sacred places in a growing international movement to defend human rights and protect the environment.

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 8:30pm

Journalist and author Paul Greenberg (Four Fish; American Catch) spends a year eating only fish. From farmed fish in Norway to the biggest wild fishery in the world off Peru, he travels to investigate the health of the ocean – as well as his own.

Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 8:00pm

In 1944, 982 refugees from 18 European countries were brought to the United States as guests of President Franklin Roosevelt.

Friday, April 28, 2017 - 7:00pm

WILD KRATTS: BACK IN CREATURE TIME Movie is coming to “PBS KIDS Family Night, on the new WXXI Kids 24/7 channel. 
Pop some popcorn and join us for a weekly family viewing event feature movie specials or themed programming every Friday from 7 to 9 pm, and with repeats on Saturday and Sunday evenings.

Saturday, April 29, 2017 - 8:00pm

Paving The Way details the story of twelve motorists who took a 5,000-mile epic road trip before there were gas stations and fully paved roads. 

Monday, May 1, 2017 - 9:00pm

 (Rochester, N.Y.)- Doc Martin star Martin Clunes embarks upon a fascinating journey through 16 of Australia’s 8,000 islands in this three-part series Martin Clunes: Island of Australia, airing Mondays, May 1, 8, and 15 at 9 p.m. on WXXI-TV, and again Sunday, May 21 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Tuesday, May 2, 2017 - 8:00pm

(Rochester, NY)- Victorian Slum House takes viewers back to the British slums of the 1800s, where a group of modern day families, couples and individuals recreate life in London’s East End as their forbearers once lived between 1860-1900.

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.