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 Spectrum Cable channels 11 (Standard Definition) and 1221 (High Definition). Some programming is available on-demand in the WXXI Video Player

Upcoming on WXXI-TV

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 11:00am
Are your kids missing summer camp this year? Tune in to Camp TV for a virtual camp experience beginning August 3!
Friday, August 14, 2020 - 9:00pm
Great Performaces Broadways Best continue with this bold interpretation of Shakespeare’s comedic masterpiece.
Friday, August 21, 2020 - 9:00pm
Kelli O’Hara and Ken Watanabe star in the Tony Award-winning musical revival of the classic musical.
Tuesday, August 25, 2020 - 4:00pm
A new PBS series explores the impact of Asian Americans, the fastest-growing racial/ethnic group in the United States.
Monday, August 31, 2020 - 8:00pm
One of the most celebrated theatrical releases of 2018, this film takes an intimate look at America's favorite neighbor: Fred Rogers.

Ongoing on WXXI-TV

Weekdays 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.
WXXI is broadcasting “Learn At Home” television schedules to give students a "summer boost" with programs that emphasize learning while having fun. 
The first documentary biography of John Lewis, whose unwavering fight for justice spans the past 50 years. The program is airing to honor his legacy. 
NOVA joins scientists and sufferers alike as they probe the mysteries of addiction.
WXXI Education has pulled together recipes, baking series, kitchen science activities, and more!
Watch on-demand: What usually starts innocently enough as taking pain medication appropriately prescribed by a doctor, can turn into a deadly addiction for some.
What does it take to bring about peace?
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 families of color counsel their kids to stay safe if they’re stopped by police.
Dropping Back In features half-hour programs which introduce people that left school and are now reconnecting to education and training opportunities. The stoies show the issues they face and the people and programs helping them to succeed in continuing their education and furthering their work opportunties. Part of WXXI's American Graduate: Getting to Work Initiative:
Workplace Essential Skills features half-hour programs which introduce people to skills needed to find a job and succeed in the workplace.  Watch On-Demand or On-air. Part of WXXI's American Graduate: Getting to Work Initiative:

Recently on WXXI-TV

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 - 6:00am
Has been named a finalists for the 2019 NETA Awards. Congrats WXXI production crew!
Thursday, August 13, 2020 - 8:00pm
Meet the dynasty that ruled Britain with an iron fist.
Tuesday, August 11, 2020 - 8:00pm
This two-part special that looks at the presidency of Ronald Reagan concludes.


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