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, August 4, 2020 - 8:00pm

When he left the White House in 1988, Ronald Reagan was one of the most popular presidents of the century — and one of the most controversial.

Thursday, August 6, 2020 - 8:00pm

Dr. Hannah Fry investigates how math came to be part of the human language.

Friday, August 7, 2020 - 8:30pm

This four-part modern arts and culture series highlights the best arts reporting from PBS NewsHour’s cross-platform arts initiative.

Sunday, August 9, 2020 - 1:00pm

Learn more about Rochester's African American Women's Gospel Choir and its 25 year history.

Sunday, August 9, 2020 - 9:00pm

The British crime drama returns to Masterpiece!

Monday, August 10, 2020 - 12:00pm

This two-part documentary, based on Pulitzer Prize-winning author Dr. Siddhartha Mukherjee’s book of the same name, airs at a critical moment for the scientific community, as geneticists around the world wrestle with the ethical implications of new technologies that offer both promise and peril. 

Thursday, August 13, 2020 - 8:00pm

Meet the dynasty that ruled Britain with an iron fist.

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.