American Experience

Tuesdays, 9:00 PM ET 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, 9:00 PM ET 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 30 Episode 8 - The Eugenics Crusade

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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 29 Episode 1 - Command and Control
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January 10, 2017
January 10, 2017
Command and Control
Season Premiere
Watch American Experience Season 29 Episode 2 - Rachel Carson
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January 24, 2017
January 24, 2017
Rachel Carson
Watch American Experience Season 29 Episode 3 - The Race Underground
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January 31, 2017
January 31, 2017
The Race Underground
Watch American Experience Season 29 Episode 4 - Oklahoma City
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February 7, 2017
February 7, 2017
Oklahoma City
Watch American Experience Season 29 Episode 5 - Ruby Ridge
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February 14, 2017
February 14, 2017
Ruby Ridge
Watch American Experience Season 29 Episode 6 - The Great War (1)
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April 10, 2017
April 10, 2017
The Great War (1)
Watch American Experience Season 29 Episode 7 - The Great War (2)
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April 11, 2017
April 11, 2017
The Great War (2)
Watch American Experience Season 29 Episode 8 - The Great War (3)
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April 12, 2017
April 12, 2017
The Great War (3)
Season Finale
Watch American Experience Season 30 Episode 1 - Into the Amazon
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January 9, 2018
January 9, 2018
Into the Amazon
Season Premiere
Watch American Experience Season 30 Episode 3 - The Gilded Age
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February 6, 2018
February 6, 2018
The Gilded Age
Watch American Experience Season 30 Episode 6 - The Circus (1)
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October 8, 2018
October 8, 2018
The Circus (1)
Watch American Experience Season 30 Episode 7 - The Circus (2)
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October 9, 2018
October 9, 2018
The Circus (2)
Watch American Experience Season 30 Episode 8 - The Eugenics Crusade
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October 16, 2018
October 16, 2018
The Eugenics Crusade

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