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Martin Clunes stars in "The Man Who Lost His Head" | Photo Credit: APT
WETA Television
Tonight at 9:00pm on TV 26 and WETA HD

The Man Who Lost His Head

A repressed British museum curator, Ian Bennet (Martin Clunes), is sent to assess the possible return of an ancient Maori carving to the small, fictional New Zealand town of Otakataka. It sounds like a cushy, dream assignment for Bennet, but surprises await him.

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Takács Quartet
Classical WETA
Saturday at 9:00pm on Classical WETA

Center Stage From Wolf Trap: Takács Quartet

This week's show features performances of Haydn and Brahms by the Takács Quartet, one of the world's foremost string quartets.

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Zula Patrol
Kids
WETA Kids

The Zula Patrol

Aliens learn about science and space exploration while traveling through the universe.

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Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries
WETA Television
Saturdays at 8:00pm on TV 26 and WETA HD

Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries

Follow the escapades of Australian female detective Phryne Fisher, a thoroughly modern woman of the 1920s who solves crimes in Melbourne. 

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Rosemary & Thyme
WETA UK
Saturdays at 8:00pm on WETA UK

Rosemary & Thyme

Follow the adventures of two amateur sleuths brought together by their mutual love of plants. 

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CALL THE MIDWIFE (Season 5) Patsy, Trixie and Barbara CALL THE MIDWIFE (Season 5) (Airdate: 4/3/2016)  S5 Iconic Size: 2.04 MB Dimensions: 2854 x 4288 DOWNLOAD PHOTO Credit: Courtesy of Red Productions Ltd 2015 Photo Caption Patsy (Emerald Fennell), Trixie (Helen George) and Barbara (Charlotte Ritchie). | Credit: Courtesy of Red Productions Ltd 2015
WETA UK
Saturdays at 9:00pm on WETA UK

Call the Midwife, Season 5

In Season 5 of the popular period drama, it's 1961 and the Poplar neighborhood of London's East End is beginning to feel the winds of social change.

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WETA Neighborhoods

Explore D.C. neighborhoods bursting with personality.

Front Row Washington

Top local classical performances, Mondays at 9:00pm

The Great British Baking Show, Season 3 Recaps

Weekly recaps on Telly Visions

Portrait photograph of Victoria Claflin Woodhull by Matthew Brady, between 1866 and 1873. (Source: Harvard Art Museum/Fogg Museum, Historical Photographs and Special Visual Collections Department, Fine Arts Library)

Meet the first female presidential candidate.

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Fun Places in DC

Carousel at Glen Echo Park, located along MacArthur Boulevard in Glen Echo, Maryland, United States. Built in 1921, it is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. | Credit: chrisbb@prodigy.net via Flickr Creative Commons

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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Ken Burns Partnership

Ken Burns

Ken Burns Partnership

For more than 30 years, WETA has proudly partnered with Ken Burns to bring landmark documentaries to the nation.

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WETA in the Community

WETA in the Community

WETA in the Community

Our connection to Washington includes educational efforts that reflect and serve our distinctive region.

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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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Ready to Learn

Ready To Learn

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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Giveaways

Ticket giveaways

Ticket Giveaways

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

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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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Not THAT DC

Not THAT DC

Not THAT DC

WETA is going out into the national capital region to highlight and explore under-the-radar activities.

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Arlington History Videos

Arlington Historical Society Presents

Arlington History Videos

WETA has partnered with the Arlington Historical Society to tell stories about our area's past.

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WETA History

WETA History Timeline

Enjoy this step through time charting WETA's history from its founding in the 1950s to becoming a major national producer for PBS.

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What's on Now

10:30PM WETA Neighborhoods
11:30PM Honored to Serve
12:00AM POV
5 Broken Cameras
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Classical WETA

Antonín Dvorák

Symphony #6

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VivaLaVoce

Heinrich Ignaz Franz Biber

Arminio

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1969
University of Maryland graduate Jim Henson goes to work on Sesame Street.
WETA UK

WETA UK

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

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Donate Your Vehicle

Donate Your Vehicle

Support WETA by donating your used car, truck, boat or other vehicle.

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