American Experience

Tuesdays, on PBS

60 minutes

American Experience is PBS' longest-running tv documentary series, highlighting American historical events and figures. Popular and incredibly far-reaching, the show has covered every imaginable facet of the American experience, from the Civil-Rights struggles of African Americans and the lives of Presidents, to the history of Tupperware. Praised for its ability to shed light on lesser-known historical events, American Experience has earned over 240 broadcast awards in its 20-odd year run. Titled originally as The American Experience, the show has a large online presence, and often pairs its programs with websites providing more details on historical events featured on the show.

Tuesdays, on PBS

60 minutes

American Experience is PBS' longest-running tv documentary series, highlighting American historical events and figures. Popular and incredibly far-reaching, the show has covered every imaginable facet of the American experience, from the Civil-Rights struggles of African Americans and the lives of Presidents, to the history of Tupperware. Praised for its ability to shed light on lesser-known historical events, American Experience has earned over 240 broadcast awards in its 20-odd year run. Titled originally as The American Experience, the show has a large online presence, and often pairs its programs with websites providing more details on historical events featured on the show.

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Watch American Experience Season 1 Episode 1 - The Great San Francisco Earthquake

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A film exploration of the great 1906 quake and its effect on the city's future.
Series Premiere
Watch American Experience Season 27 Episode 2 - Klansville U.S.A.
s27e2 Klansville U.S.A.
January 13, 2015
January 13, 2015
Klansville U.S.A.
Watch American Experience Season 27 Episode 3 - Edison
s27e3 Edison
January 27, 2015
January 27, 2015
Edison
Watch American Experience Season 27 Episode 4 - The Big Burn
s27e4 The Big Burn
February 3, 2015
February 3, 2015
The Big Burn
Watch American Experience Season 27 Episode 5 - The Forgotten Plague
s27e5 The Forgotten Plague
February 10, 2015
February 10, 2015
The Forgotten Plague
Watch American Experience Season 27 Episode 6 - Last Days in Vietnam
s27e6 Last Days in Vietnam
April 28, 2015
April 28, 2015
Last Days in Vietnam
Watch American Experience Season 27 Episode 7 - Blackout
s27e7 Blackout
July 14, 2015
July 14, 2015
Blackout
Watch American Experience Season 27 Episode 8 - Walt Disney (1)
s27e8 Walt Disney (1)
September 14, 2015
September 14, 2015
Walt Disney (1)
Watch American Experience Season 27 Episode 9 - Walt Disney (2)
s27e9 Walt Disney (2)
September 15, 2015
September 15, 2015
Walt Disney (2)
Watch American Experience Season 27 Episode 10 - American Comandante
s27e10 American Comandante
November 17, 2015
November 17, 2015
American Comandante
Watch American Experience Season 27 Episode 11 - The Pilgrims
s27e11 The Pilgrims
November 24, 2015
November 24, 2015
The Pilgrims
Season Finale
Watch American Experience Season 28 Episode 1 - Bonnie & Clyde
s28e1 Bonnie & Clyde
January 19, 2016
January 19, 2016
Bonnie & Clyde
Season Premiere
Watch American Experience Season 28 Episode 2 - The Mine Wars
s28e2 The Mine Wars
January 26, 2016
January 26, 2016
The Mine Wars
Watch American Experience Season 28 Episode 3 - Murder of a President
s28e3 Murder of a President
February 2, 2016
February 2, 2016
Murder of a President
Watch American Experience Season 28 Episode 4 - The Perfect Crime
s28e4 The Perfect Crime
February 9, 2016
February 9, 2016
The Perfect Crime
Watch American Experience Season 28 Episode 5 - Space Men
s28e5 Space Men
March 1, 2016
March 1, 2016
Space Men
Watch American Experience Season 28 Episode 6 - The Boys of '36
s28e6 The Boys of '36
August 2, 2016
August 2, 2016
The Boys of '36

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