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WETA Television
Tonight at 8:30pm on TV 26 and WETA HD

The Roosevelts

The Roosevelts: An Intimate History chronicles the lives of Theodore, Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt, three members of the most prominent and influential family in American politics. Tonight: Get Action (1858–1901) and In the Arena (1901–1910)

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Classical WETA Listen Live
Classical WETA
Listen to Classical WETA 90.9 FM and VivaLaVoce online

Listen Live

Listening to Classical WETA 90.9 FM and VivaLaVoce online has never been easier with our new dedicated player window. No third-party software needed and you can leave it open in the background all day long!

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Martha Speaks
Kids
WETA Kids

Martha Speaks

Based on the best-selling children's book series by Susan Meddaugh, Martha Speaks follows the adventures of Martha, a loveable dog who gains the ability to speak after eating alphabet soup. 

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Washington Week with Gwen Ifill
WETA Television
Fridays at 8:00pm on TV 26 and WETA HD

Washington Week with Gwen Ifill

The longest-running news and public affairs program on public television, Washington Week has been a broadcast journalism mainstay for more than four decades. 

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Essie Davis as Phryne Fisher | Credit: Every Cloud Productions & All3 Media International
WETA UK
Fridays at 8:00pm on WETA UK

Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries

The glamorous Miss Phryne Fisher (Essie Davis), Australia's leading lady detective, returns to 1920s Melbourne after years abroad and is quickly embroiled in mystery.

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Foyle's War
WETA UK
Fridays at 9:00pm on WETA UK

Foyle's War

Michael Kitchen stars as Christopher Foyle, the straightforward sleuth who fights his own battles on the home front while war rages across Europe.

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WETA Neighborhoods

Premieres Tues, July 5 at 8:00pm on TV 26 and WETA HD

VivaLaVoce

Classical vocal music in all its forms, 24 hours per day

LGBT Pride Month

WETA Television celebrates with special programming in June.

First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt speaking on Women's Day at the Chicago World's Fair, 1933 (Photo Credit: Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library)

Who said it -- Theodore, Franklin or Eleanor?

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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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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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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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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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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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Not THAT DC

Not THAT DC

Not THAT DC

WETA is going out into the national capital region to highlight Explore and 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

6:00AM Arthur
Binky's Music Madness: Brain Freeze
6:30AM Odd Squad
Mid-Day in the Garden of Good and Odd; Failure to Lunch
7:00AM Wild Kratts
Fossa Palooza
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Classical WETA

Mikhail Glinka

Russlan & Ludmilla: Overture

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VivaLaVoce

Josef Rheinberger

Mass in F Major for Male Choir and Organ, Op. 190

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July 1
1976
The National Air and Space Museum opens to great fanfare on the National Mall.
WETA UK

WETA UK

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

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WETA Tweets

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