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Explore the best of PBS programming

FREE in the App Store

PBS Kids is the place to go when you're looking for videos from the network’s popular children’s programming.

Featured videos. The main screen featured videos that change weekly.

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Full episodes. The app also features a number of full episodes from popular shows like "Sesame Street."

What is it about?

New videos are added every week bringing a new way to engage kids in reading, science, math, and other important subjects. You can also access the guide from your local PBS station and learn more about the TV series, including intended age and learning goals.

For those who...

  • Enjoy PBS Kids programming like "Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood" and more.
  • Looking for a free video resource.

Not for those who...

  • Parents with older children who have outgrown PBS programming.
  • Looking for more complete episodes.

Why we love it

For any house with younger children, PBS is always a popular place for great programming. And this app allows kids to watch their favorite shows from the network with just a few clicks.

App Details

Last updated
October 31, 2020
Release date
May 12, 2011
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App Store Description

Watch all your child’s favorite PBS KIDS shows anytime, anywhere with the PBS KIDS Video app! Safely download and live stream educational videos and TV shows to help your child learn and grow.

With PBS KIDS Video, whether you are distance learning at home or on the road, your child can catch up with the shows they love. Have rhyme time with The Cat in the Hat, explore emotions with Daniel Tiger, or run science experiments with the Odd Squad right from your iPhone or iPad!

With new episodes added weekly, you’ll always have access to free cartoons and entertainment.

Stream, watch and download episodes of child-safe TV shows on your mobile device, or watch live TV from the PBS KIDS 24/7 channel on the app all for free. No subscription or login required! See what’s airing on your local PBS station just by tapping the “LIVE TV” button.

Download PBS KIDS Video today and catch the latest in educational TV!

* Winner of Webby People's Voice for Best Streaming Service (2020)
* Winner of Webby People's Voice for Best Family & Kids Mobile App (2020)
* A Webby Winner for Best Streaming Video (2018)
* A Parents' Choice Recommended Award Winner (2017, 2013)
* A Cynopsis Kids !magination Award Winner for Best Educational App (2012)

PBS KIDS Video Features

- Watch 350+ free full episodes of over 30 PBS KIDS shows
- Video streaming with 5,000+ clips from shows kids love
- Download content on your mobile device to watch content offline
- Learning-focused entertainment live or on demand
- Watch videos, clips and full episodes of PBS KIDS educational shows

Full episodes come out every Friday from your favorite PBS KIDS shows, including:
- Elinor Wonders Why
- Wild Kratts
- Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood
- Xavier Riddle and the Secret Museum
- Arthur
- Dinosaur Train
- Pinkalicious & Peterrific
- Molly of Denali
- Sesame Street
- Odd Squad
- Hero Elementary
- Clifford the Big Red Dog
- Let’s Go Luna
- Nature Cat
- The Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About That
- Curious George
- And more!!

Features that parents can access through the Grownups button on mobile devices:
* TV schedule for your local PBS station.
* Learn more about a TV series, such as intended age and learning goals.
* Download related kids learning apps from PBS KIDS.
* Buy shows from iTunes or PBS KIDS Shop.
*This app update is only compatible with iOS 11 or higher.

The PBS KIDS videos may only be viewed from within the United States. This is due to restrictions on PBS's license to offer this service.

Currently, select shows can be downloaded: Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood, Dinosaur Train, Elinor Wonders Why, Peg + Cat, Odd Squad, SUPER WHY!, Wild Kratts, and Word World. Additional shows will become available for download in the near future.

PBS KIDS Video is a key part of PBS KIDS’ commitment to making a positive impact on the lives of children through curriculum-based entertainment—wherever kids are. More PBS KIDS videos may also be found online at

Funding from corporate sponsors supports PBS KIDS’ mission to use the power of media to open worlds of possibilities for all children. To acknowledge the vital support that PBS KIDS receives, brief messages from corporate sponsors are included at the start of select full-length episodes on the PBS KIDS Video App. You can support PBS KIDS through the selection of other apps and TV shows available in the iTunes Store.

The PBS KIDS Video app gives kids and parents access to thousands of free videos, including full episodes and clips from top PBS KIDS series. With this app, kids can watch their favorite PBS KIDS shows anytime, anywhere! PBS KIDS, the #1 educational media brand for kids, helps children ages 2-8 learn lessons that last a lifetime.

This app was designed by PBS KIDS.

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