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.

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Coming up on WXXI Television

Sunday, April 18, 2021 - 12:30pm

Globally renowned scholar, author, preacher and media personality Dr. Michael Eric Dyson discusses the need for America to renounce innocence, privilege, fragility and comfort.

Sunday, April 18, 2021 - 7:00pm

Peabody Award-winning journalist Diane Rehm conducts an inquiry into the controversial, often misunderstood end-of-life option known as medical aid in dying (MAID) in the United States.

Monday, April 19, 2021 - 9:00pm

Explore the life and times of author L. Frank Baum, the creator of one of the most beloved, enduring and classic American narratives.

Tuesday, April 20, 2021 - 8:00pm

Henry Louis Gates, Jr. examines how journalists Gretchen Carlson and Don Lemon were able to overcome biases in their careers, drawing parallels to relatives who met profound challenges of their own.

Tuesday, April 20, 2021 - 9:00pm

This new docu-series details the dramatic work inside the office of Philadelphia District Attorney Larry Krasner as he and his team work to end mass incarceration and transform the criminal justice system from the inside.

Thursday, April 22, 2021 - 8:00pm

Travel with the world’s best-known climate activist as she takes her fight to a global stage. 

Thursday, April 22, 2021 - 9:00pm

Follow teen environmental activist Greta Thunberg as she seeks to raise awareness of the accelerating climate change.

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 24/7. It's your destination for the best in lifestyle programming.
WXXI Kids 24/7 is a TV channel and livestream dedicated to PBS KIDS programming when and where you want it.
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.