As part of this new collaboration, NHPTV and WGBH now have more closely aligned schedules so that both NHPTV PRIME and WGBH 2 largely follow the national PBS schedule. PBS favorites as well as many local favorites also are now shared on both stations.
See below for channel descriptions and lineups, sample schedules, and links to what’s on now.
Channel Descriptions for Massachusetts Viewers
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WGBH 2 – For Eastern Massachusetts, the home of the main PBS schedule, features well-known PBS series Masterpiece, PBS NewsHour, Antiques Roadshow, NOVA and PBS Kids programs, as well as public TV favorites such as British comedies, lifestyle and cooking shows. NHPTV PRIME also features Boston/Massachusetts focused programs such Greater Boston, High School Quiz Show, Basic Black and Neighborhood Kitchens. And, NHPTV’s local productions including Windows to the Wild and Roadside Stories are now available on WGBH 2. » See what’s on now. » Download sample WGBH 2 schedule to see when your favorite programs typically air.
WGBH 44 – A second full-service public television channel for Eastern Massachusetts featuring alternate broadcast times for many key PBS programs including Antiques Roadshow and FRONTLINE. Viewers can also find Lawrence Welk, as well as classic movies and British drama programs such as Doc Martin and Lark Rise to Candleford on WGBH 44. » See what’s on now. » Download sample WGBH 44 schedule to see when your favorite programs typically air.
World – A 24/7 non-fiction and documentary channel featuring thought-provoking stories on today's headlines, scientific advances, historic revelations, and natural wonders. » See what’s on now.
Create – Round-the-clock lifestyle programming to help you make the most of life, with practical tips on everything from home improvement and decorating to travel and cooking. » See what’s on now.
WGBH Kids – Acclaimed and award-winning PBS children’s shows and family-friendly programming offered 24/7. » See what’s on now.
We’ve listed some of the most frequently asked about programs so you can quickly see when and where they are on NHPTV and WGBH. Visit us online at NHPTV.org and WGBH.org for complete schedules and repeats.
In the coming months, the NHPTV and WGBH broadcast departments will continue to coordinate program buying to align the schedules on NHPTV EXPLORE and WGBH 44 even more. If there are programs not currently airing on your local station that you would like to see, please Contact Us with your suggestions.