WXXI-TV, a PBS member High Definition station, features award-winning children's shows, public affairs, science and nature as well as being one of the most active local program producers in New York State.

Where to watch

WXXI-TV can be viewed over-the-air on Digital Television channel 21.1 as well as on Time Warner Cable channels 11 (Standard Definition) and 1221 (High Definition). Some, but not all programming is available on-demand (including full episodes in the WXXI Video Player)

Upcoming on WXXI-TV

Wednesday, October 14, 2015 - 8:00pm
Take an intimate look at elephants through the lens of perhaps the greatest storytellers of natural history.
Thursday, October 15, 2015 - 8:00pm
Tune in to learn Hands-Only CPR. It may help save a life.
Friday, October 16, 2015 - 8:30pm
For the best art stories in Rochester and beyond watch Arts InFocus Friday nights at 8:30 and Saturday afternoons at 6:30, only on WXXI-TV.
Friday, October 16, 2015 - 9:00pm
The groundbreak musical Show Boat redefined entertainment and changed the face of American theater.
Tuesday, October 20, 2015 - 9:00pm
Gain insight into the hard-fought battles and secret negotiations over immigration reform on Capitol Hill.

Ongoing on WXXI-TV

January 3 - March 6
Don't miss a second of the final season!
Listen to On-Demand to Connections: Operation Babylift from Friday April 24th.
Ground War explores the transformative technological advances that have defined battlefield combat through the ages. From the gladius to the AK-47, from the chariot to the tank, from the trebuchet to the howitzer, and from the battle ramp to the star fort, the series follows the fascinating punch and counterpunch of battle tactics and new technologies. Watch Episodes On-Demand
Join President and Mrs. Obama for an all-star tribute to the men and women who serve the United States.
Learn how the U.S. Navy SEALs morphed into the world’s most admired commandoes.
The story of infant mortality in Rochester and what is being done about it. Watch Online

Recently on WXXI-TV

Tuesday, October 13, 2015 - 9:00pm
Uncover archaeological evidence that could explain how ancient Greeks got inside the walls of Troy.
Tuesday, October 13, 2015 - 8:00pm
View dozens of classic TV and movie clips and hear comments from Moore’s co-stars and Moore herself.
Monday, October 12, 2015 - 1:30pm
Shiver me timbers. Surprises await Thomas and his friends as they dig up their most daring adventure yet.


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