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

Sunday, July 31, 2016 - 7:00pm

The documentary Prince Philip: The Plot to Make a King examines Prince Philip's chaotic upbringing and the tensions behind his marriage to Queen Elizabeth. 

Monday, August 1, 2016 - 3:00pm

The Season 2 cast teams up with the Season 1 cast to stop Weird Team and save the world from destruction in this Odd Squad movie event!

Monday, August 1, 2016 - 10:00pm

Meet Iris Apfel, the quick-witted, flamboyantly dressed 93-year-old style maven who’s had an outsized presence on the New York fashion scene for decades.

Tuesday, August 2, 2016 - 8:00pm

See how the Nazis and the IOC turned, to their mutual advantage, a relatively small, elitist sports event into an epic global and mass media spectacle

Tuesday, August 2, 2016 - 9:00pm

Explore the thrilling story of the American rowing team that triumphed at the 1936 Olympics in Nazi Germany.

Tuesday, August 2, 2016 - 10:00pm

Meet Claressa “T-Rex” Shields, who rose from the streets of Flint, Michigan, and at 17 won the first Olympic gold medal for women’s boxing in 2012.

Wednesday, August 3, 2016 - 8:00pm

In 1971, Penny Patterson began teaching sign language to a gorilla named Koko, unaware that this relationship would define both their lives.

 
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.