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Theodore Roosevelt in his new buckskin suit, c. 1885 (Photo credit: Library of Congress)
WETA Television
Tonight at 8:00pm on TV 26 and WETA HD

The Roosevelts: An Intimate History

Get Action (1858–1901): A frail young Theodore Roosevelt transforms himself into a champion of the strenuous life, loses one great love and finds another, leads men into battle and then becomes the youngest president in American history. Meanwhile, Franklin Delano Roosevelt follows his older cousin's career with fascination.

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Classical Conversations
Classical WETA
Intimate conversations with world-renowned musicians

Classical Conversations

Listen online as Classical WETA's on-air hosts invite prominent classical music performers, composers and artists to the WETA studio for this series of intimate conversations.

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Daniel Tiger
Kids
WETA Kids

Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood is a new animated program for preschoolers ages 2 to 4 which builds on the pioneering PBS series, Mister Rogers' Neighborhood.

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Frontline: Outbreak
WETA Television
Tonight at 10:00pm on TV 26 and WETA HD

Outbreak

With exclusive access to key global decision-makers and health responders, and gripping accounts of victims from the slums of Monrovia to the jungles of Guinea, Frontline presents the inside story of how the Ebola outbreak began and why it wasn't stopped before it was too late

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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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First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt speaking on Women's Day at the Chicago World's Fair, 1933 (Photo Credit: Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library)
WETA Television
Who said it -- Theodore, Franklin or Eleanor?

Roosevelts Quote Quiz

Theodore, Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt not only made an indelible mark on the history of America, they left us with many memorable sayings, quotes and pieces of advice. Can you identify the source of these quotes? Put your Roosevelts knowledge to the test!

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WETA Arts

WETA Arts spotlights local visual and performing art.

NSO Showcase

Performances from the National Symphony Orchestra's archives

Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

WETA Television celebrates with special programming in May.

Jane Seymour

Which member of Henry VIII's court do you resemble?

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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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Family-Friendly Events

Family-Friendly Events

Family-Friendly Events

Check out our Community Calendar for fun and educational family-oriented events in Greater Washington.

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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

Ready to Learn - Clifford

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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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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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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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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What's on Now

7:00AM Odd Squad
My Better Half; The Confalones
7:30AM Wild Kratts
Crocogator Contest
8:00AM Curious George
Personal Trainer; Sprout Outing
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Classical WETA

Johann Strauss, Jr.

At Home With Us

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VivaLaVoce

Giuseppe Verdi

Otello: Act I

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May 5
1991
Riots break out in D.C.’s Mount Pleasant neighborhood following the shooting of a Salvadoran man by a rookie Metropolitan Police Department officer.
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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