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Allen Leech, who played Branson, hosts. | Credit: Courtesy of ©Nick Briggs/Carnival Film and Television Limited 2015 for MASTERPIECE
WETA Television
Tonight at 9:00pm on TV 26 and WETA HD

I Miss Downton Abbey

Revisit treasured moments from the unforgettable Masterpiece series, including new behind-the-scenes clips and interview footage. Celebrate the stellar cast, the superb writing and the spectacular locations of the most successful British drama ever.

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From The Top performer
Classical WETA
Sunday at 6:00pm on Classical WETA

From The Top: Boston, MA

From The Top's 300th episode features a young cellist performing the gorgeous Andante movement from Rachmaninoff’s Sonata in G minor, and more!

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Credit: Courtesy of READY JET GO! © 2015 Wind Dancer Films

Ready Jet Go!

Ready Jet Go! is a new animated series that takes children on a journey into outer space, building on their curiosity about science, technology and astronomy.

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Relive the thrilling first season of the swashbuckling romantic series with hints of what’s to come for the dashing Captain Ross Poldark (Aidan Turner). | Credit: Courtesy of © ITV plc (ITV Global Entertainment Ltd)
WETA Television
Tonight at 10:30pm on TV 26 and WETA HD

Inside Poldark

Relive the thrilling first season of Masterpiece's swashbuckling romantic series and enjoy hints of what's to come for the dashing Captain Ross Poldark (Aidan Turner) in the upcoming second season of the drama.

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Nadiya baking | Credit: Courtesy of Love Productions
Tonight at 8:00pm on WETA UK

The Great British Baking Show, Season 3

Chocolate: Follow the semi-finalists as they come to grips with chocolate, a temperamental ingredient. The Signature task is chocolate tart, followed by chocolate soufflé in the Technical challenge. For the Showstopper, the bakers create chocolate centerpieces.

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Sundays at 9:00pm on WETA UK


A vicar from a small parish is promoted to the inner city world of a church in East London in this contemporary sitcom. 

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WETA Neighborhoods

Explore D.C. neighborhoods bursting with personality.

Center Stage from Wolf Trap

Saturdays at 9:00pm on 90.9 FM

Front Row Washington

Top local classical performances, Mondays at 9:00pm

Jim Morrison (Photo source: Wikipedia)

Boundary Stones Local History Blog


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: 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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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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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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Reading Rockets

Reading Rockets

Reading Rockets 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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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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Ticket giveaways

Ticket Giveaways

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

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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

August 28
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. delivers his famous "I Have a Dream" speech from the steps of the Lincoln Memorial during the March on Washington.
Curious George

WETA Kids Channel

The best in children's educational television, all day every day.

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WETA Tweets

Are you more of a Bach or a Beethoven? Take our Classical Composers Personality Quiz:

Go see @NatGeoMuseum's #TheGreek's exhibit on us - just retweet this by 8/29 to enter to win a four-pack of tickets! #wetatix

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WETA Volunteer

Volunteer at WETA!

Make new friends while supporting WETA by becoming a volunteer! 

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