Visitors will get a behind-the-scenes look at Milwaukee PBS.

Milwaukee PBS looks forward to seeing you at Doors Open 2023. Please enter at 1036 N. 8th Street at the intersection of 8th and Highland. Take the elevator to the 4th floor for the studio tour. Visit the remote trucks on the street and stop by the PBS KIDS Korner in the lobby just inside the door. 
Visitors will get a behind-the-scenes look at Milwaukee PBS. Along with a brief tour, visitors will get a chance to be on camera, learn about locally-produced programs and find out what’s coming up this fall.
Families can learn more about PBS KIDS, make a craft, and take advantage of great photo opportunities.

Milwaukee PBS is celebrating its 65th Anniversary. It began on October 28, 1957 with just a few hours of programming each day. Today Milwaukee PBS is on air 24 hours a day and has two main channels, Milwaukee PBS 10.1 and 36.1 as well as three digital channels 10.2 – Create, 10.3 – Milwaukee PBS KIDS and 36.2 – World.  It produces four locally-broadcast programs: 10thirtysix™, Adelante, Black Nouveau and The Arts Page. Digital-first local programs include My Wisconsin Backyard and Rhythm Café MKE.  Milwaukee PBS also offers exciting national programs like Masterpiece, NOVA, American Experience, and Finding Your Roots just to name a few. 

Milwaukee PBS KIDS provides trusted, educational and inspirational resources for young children, helping them learn lessons that last a lifetime. Families can watch programming on Milwaukee PBS 10.1, 36.1 and 10.3. They can also watch with the PBS KIDS APP or watch the PBS KIDS YouTube Channel anytime. In addition, PBS KIDS offers games and other activities to keep children engaged in learning.

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1036 N 8 St

Saturday Hours
10 am - 5 pm

Sunday Hours
Not Open

Photography, Video, Tripods Permitted

Handicapped Accessible
Fully wheelchair accessible