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

Saturday, February 23, 2019 - 6:00pm

CREATE brings you the best of wintertime bliss with help from Bob Ross, Andreas Viestad, Art Wolfe, and others!

Sunday, February 24, 2019 - 10:00pm

Journalist Ian Hislop and conductor John Eliot Gardiner reveal the story behind the creation of this iconic work.

Monday, February 25, 2019 - 9:00pm

A collector discovers a cache of century-old show reels that belonged to the man who brought moving pictures to the Midwest and begins a journey to save these irreplaceable cinematic treasures from turning to dust.

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 - 9:00pm

The wildly disparate yet fatefully entwined stories of assassin James Earl Ray and his target, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Wednesday, February 27, 2019 - 8:00pm

The Sierra Nevada, a mountain range running about 400 miles along the eastern side of California and stretches into Nevada, is home to three national parks:  Sequoia, Kings Canyon and Yosemite.

Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 8:00pm

To mark the passing of theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking WXXI presents an encore of the first-ever autobiographical documentary about his life.

Saturday, March 23, 2019 - 4:00pm

Storyteller Kevin Kling—part humorist, part poet and philosopher, part sacred fool—explores his experience with disability, the one he was born with and the one resulting from a motorcycle accident. 

 
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.