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

Wednesday, July 8, 2020 - 1:00pm

In Black America Since MLK, Henry Louis Gates, Jr. looks at the last 50 years of African-American history

Wednesday, July 8, 2020 - 10:00pm

PBS NewsHour explores the future of the communist country’s relationship with the U.S.

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 6:00pm

Who says you can't enjoy some CREEPY, SPOOKY Halloween fun in JULY!? 

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 9:00pm

Illuminating the stories of extraordinary American heroines from the early years of feminism, this multimedia series features courageous, little-known and diverse female trailblazers from the turn of the 20th century.

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 10:00pm

Blind from birth, the 24-year-old pianist’s handicap – if a drawback at all – never affected his ability to play the piano. 

Saturday, July 11, 2020 - 4:00pm

Narrated by Academy-Award nominee Chris Cooper, this film follows three young adults with intellectual disabilities and how they navigate school, college and workforce.

Sunday, July 12, 2020 - 8:00pm

A nonspeaking young man dreams of autistic civil rights.

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.