As New York City’s flagship PBS station, THIRTEEN creates inspiring media content and meaningful experiences for diverse audiences nationwide, celebrating arts and culture, exploring science and nature, offering trustworthy commentary on news of the day, and inviting people of all ages to have fun while learning.
“[The WNET Group] and PBS are utterly essential sources for news, docs, cultural coverage and entertainment. My world would be infinitely less illuminated without all you provide.” – Anonymous THIRTEEN Viewer
THIRTEEN produces and presents award-winning PBS series, including Nature, Great Performances, American Masters, PBS NewsHour Weekend, and the nightly interview program Amanpour and Company. In addition, The WNET Group produces numerous documentaries, children’s programs, and local news and cultural offerings, as well as multiplatform initiatives addressing poverty and climate, plus digital-only content. THIRTEEN’s broadcasts also include PBS favorites like Independent Lens, Masterpiece, NOVA, Antiques Roadshow and Sesame Street.
Inspiring curiosity and nurturing dreams, the award-winning Kids’ Media & Education team at The WNET Group produces the PBS KIDS series Cyberchase, interactive Mission US history games, and resources for families, teachers and caregivers. A leading public media producer for nearly 60 years, The WNET Group presents and distributes content that fosters lifelong learning. Moreover, through Passport, station members can stream new and archival programming anytime, anywhere.
“[The WNET Group] has kept many people sane during these months of forced hibernation – the cultural aspects of the city are what I miss most, but between streaming and TV many wonderful events are available right in front of me. My friends and I are very grateful.” – Anonymous viewer