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People enjoying the Tidal Basin on the National Mall | Credit: Courtesy of Isham Randolph
WETA Television
Tonight at 8:00pm on TV 26 and WETA HD

The National Mall: America's Front Yard

The United States National Mall, set in the heart of the District of Columbia, is a place unlike any other on earth, and its history is equally fascinating. This special reveals the surprising and inspiring story of the Mall's evolution.

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David Ginder
Classical WETA
Weekday morning host

David Ginder

David Ginder is Classical WETA 90.9 FM's early-morning host. He came to WETA in 1989 after working at WKSG in Binghampton, New York and WITF in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.

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Biz Kid$
Kids

Biz Kid$

The young business owners featured in Biz Kid$ inspire viewers to turn their passions into profit, while stressing the importance of saving, budgeting, investing and giving back to the community.

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Marine on a search-and-destroy mission in Vietnam | Credit: Courtesy of National Archives
WETA Television
Tonight at 9:00pm on TV 26 and WETA HD

My Lai: American Experience

A film by Barak Goodman (Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies) examines the 1968 My Lai massacre, its cover-up and efforts of soldiers who broke rank to halt atrocities.

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Kat Stewart and Shaun Micallef are Mr. & Mrs. Murder | Photo Credit: BBC
WETA UK
Tuesdays at 8:00pm on WETA UK

Mr. & Mrs. Murder

A comedic murder mystery series from Australia, Mr. & Mrs. Murder follows the adventures of married couple Nicola and Charlie Buchanan (Kat Stewart and Shaun Micallef), who run an industrial cleaning business — aka murder clean-up crew.

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Burgers in Washington

Where can you find the juiciest, most delicious burgers?

Beethoven

Which composer are you?

Arlington Historical Society Presents

Videos that explore our area's past

Mr. Selfridge Season 3

Discuss the latest episode!

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Fun Places in DC

Credit: Mehgan Murphy, Smithsonian's National Zoo

Fun Places in the D.C. Area

The Washington, D.C. area offers wonderful options for taking children on daytime adventures. 

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Reading Rockets

Reading Rockets

Reading Rockets

ReadingRockets.org looks at how young children learn to read, why so many struggle, and what we can do to help. 

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WETA Kids Games

WETA Kids Games

WETA Kids Games

Play matching, alphabet and concentration games from your favorite WETA Kids characters.

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Television & Children

Watching TV

Television & Children

Get answers to the many questions parents and educators have about children and television.

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Ready to Learn

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Ready to Learn

WETA Kids' Ready To Learn program offers free literacy workshops, conducted in English and Spanish, throughout the area.

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Community Calendar

WETA Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Looking for something to do around town? Want to get the word out about your group's event? Check out our calendar!

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Giveaways

Ticket giveaways

Ticket Giveaways

Local cultural organizations often make free tickets available to WETA listeners, viewers, and members. 

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Telly Visions

Telly Visions

Telly Visions

Telly Visions is our British TV and culture blog. Stop by for the latest from around the Brit entertainment world!

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Local History Blog

Boundary Stones

Boundary Stones

WETA's local history blog uncovers unique stories that have helped shape our community over the years.

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WETA Magazine

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WETA Magazine

WETA Magazine features TV schedules and highlights as well as updates about Classical WETA 90.9 FM programs.

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What's on Now

4:00AM Wolf Hall on Masterpiece
5:00AM Sesame Street
Peter Piper's Purpose
6:00AM Caillou
Team Player Caillou
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Johannes Brahms

Symphony #1

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VivaLaVoce

Francesco Cilea

Adriana Lecouvreur

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1849
Harriet Tubman Escapes from slavery in Maryland and soon becomes a conductor on the Underground Railroad.
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WETA UK

Our UK channel offers the best of British television 24 hours a day! 

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