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Coordinates: 38°51′19″N 77°03′00″W / 38.855182°N 77.049958°W / 38.855182; -77.049958

Public Broadcasting Service
Type
BrandingPBS
Country
United States
Availability
  • Nationwide U.S.
  • Southern Canada
  • Northern Mexico (OTA only)
FoundedNovember 3, 1969 (51 years ago) (1969-11-03)
HeadquartersArlington, Virginia, U.S.
Key people
Launch date
October 5, 1970 (51 years ago) (1970-10-05)
Picture format
AffiliatesList of member stations
Official website
www.pbs.org
ReplacedNational Educational Television (1952–1970)
SubsidiaryNational Datacast

The Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) is a non-profit public broadcasting TV service with many member TV stations in the United States. The equivalent service for radio in the United States is National Public Radio (NPR).

PBS Stations[change | change source]

PBS Shows[change | change source]

Other websites[change | change source]


  1. "About PBS - Overview". PBS. Archived from the original on September 7, 2018. Retrieved September 10, 2018.
  2. "About PBS - Leadership Team". PBS. Archived from the original on June 12, 2018. Retrieved June 11, 2018.
  3. Boyer, Peter J. (January 3, 1986). "Hartford N. Gunn Jr. is Dead; Public Broadcasting Founder". New York Times. Archived from the original on June 12, 2018. Retrieved June 11, 2018.
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