Watch live TV, stream, and download episodes with PBS KIDS Video! Safely stream clips and videos from shows like Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood, Wild Kratts, Curious George, Sesame Street, Rosie’s Rules, Work It Out Wombats!, and more!
Watch kid safe videos anytime, anywhere! Download free episodes and bring the fun of learning to your home or on the road. Watch educational shows from PBS KIDS Video to encourage learning for toddlers and early grade school children.
PBS KIDS Video is a safe, kid-friendly streaming video app. Your kids can watch episodes of select shows with English or Spanish audio and captioning!
Stream and watch videos that are child safe or download episodes for offline viewing. You can also watch live TV from the PBS KIDS channel on the app with no subscription or login!
*2022 Webby Winner and People’s Voice Winner - Apps and Software - Family and Kids App
*Webby People's Voice Winner in Apps, Mobile, and Voice: Best Streaming Service (2020)
*Winner of Webby People's Voice for Best Family & Kids Mobile App (2020)
*Parents' Choice Recommended Mobile App (2017, 2013)
PBS KIDS Video Features
EDUCATIONAL VIDEO STREAMING
- Watch 600+ free full episodes of over 30+ PBS KIDS shows
- Stream live TV or watch 5,000+ clips from children shows
WATCH SHOWS OFFLINE
- Download shows to watch offline
- Get educational entertainment anytime
NEW VIDEOS EVERY MONTH
Watch new episodes from your favorite PBS KIDS shows:
- Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood
- Wild Kratts
- Sesame Street
- Curious George
- Odd Squad
- Work it Out Wombats!
- City Island
- Super Why’s Comic Book Adventure’s
- Alma’s Way
- And more!
WATCH IN ENGLISH OR SPANISH
- Multilingual kids will love watching episodes in English or Spanish
- Stream and watch with captioning in English or Spanish
PBS KIDS STICKER PACK:
Share some of your favorite PBS KIDS characters with friends and family!
THE GROWNUPS BUTTON
- TV schedule for your local PBS station
- Learn more about a TV series, such as intended age and learning goals
- Download kids learning apps from PBS KIDS
- Buy full episodes and shows from the App Store
This app update is only compatible with iOS 12 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, Alma’s Way, City Island, Donkey Hodie, Dinosaur Train, Elinor Wonders Why, Jelly Ben & Pogo, Let’s Go Luna, Nature Cat, Peg + Cat, Odd Squad, Rosie’s Rules, Sesame Street, SUPER WHY!, Wild Kratts, Word World, Work It Out Wombats!, and Xavier Riddle & the Secret Museum. 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 pbskids.org/video.
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 App and iTunes Stores.
ABOUT THIS APP
The PBS KIDS Video app gives kids and parents access to thousands of 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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Ratings and Reviews
Great content, unstable app with quirky behavior
PBS Kids is dependable for having the best kids content—I never worry about what my kid is watching if I have him in here on Guided Access.
It does, however, tend to crash/freeze a bunch (especially on older devices like an iPad Air 2, but also on our Apple TV HD) and for some reason often fails to stop the auto-playing stream when you choose something different to watch. This is worst on Apple TV, where you might try clicking to see the next Daniel Tiger episode from the TV app’s ‘up next’ selection, only to have the audio from an episode of Arthur (or whatever is next in the “Live TV” lineup) playing simultaneously with the Daniel Tiger episode — both at the same volume. I’ve learned to force quit the app then go directly to it to navigate to (in this example) Daniel Tiger, but the same thing can still happen even on iOS/iPadOS when choosing a video to watch while the “Live TV” selection is playing.
Developer Response ,
Hi Sheepguy42, Thanks for your kind review and detailed feedback. We will look into the double audio and crashing issues and try to fix them ASAP. If you have any other information to share or need help with anything in the app, please feel free to reach out to us at firstname.lastname@example.org for support. Hope this helps! - the PBS KIDS team
Thank you for being FREE
Hello, I am a mom of a special needs teen I myself being an autistic adult with a special needs teen consistency really matters. When I had cable my daughter and I would watch the PBS kids 24/7 channel and our local PBS station alternating between the 2. I can no longer afford cable so I have an Apple TV device and we have the PBS kids video app. I’m so thankful that your app is FREE. Where as the competition channels are not free. You need a cable subscription which we do not have. But your station is FREE: I’m also so glad that you have brought back some of the older shows on the PBS kids video app such as Word World, Sci Girls, Mister Rogers Neighborhood and Maya and Miguel. My daughter LOVES word world we’ve struggled to find a place we can watch it and I can put it on for her my daughter is super excited for the new Daniel Tiger content coming out. I’m just all around so happy with your app. So thank you for being amazing and having an amazing app that we can enjoy for years to come.!
Developer Response ,
Thank you for your kind review! We're glad you and your daughter are enjoying all our PBS KIDS shows. These reviews make our day and are the reason why we continue to produce and make our content available to as many people as possible. Thanks again for your support. - PBS KIDS
Terrific App!!! When it works :/
I love PBS. We are PBS supporters. I love this PBS kids app. We mostly watch Daniel tiger and Sesame Street. However, sometimes the app doesn't work. Today is one of those days where the "wheel of death" just keeps spinning around and around and around with no loading of any kind. Other times when it doesn't work, it's more of a connection problem for casting to the TV. Most of the time if I have the app on the background of my phone, casting to the TV, while I do other things like make phone calls etc, if I open the app again it completely refreshes and causes disconnection with what was already play on the TV (it'll start the episode over again or go to live TV or even the wheel of death comes on the TV because it's getting mixed signals). This is annoying. But not enough to make me hate the app, just disappointed. 4 ⭐️ because I LOVE PBS but the app needs a bit of tweaking.
Developer Response ,
Hi Rachelswork - Thanks for the detailed feedback! We'll look into this a bit more and see what's going on. We apologize for the "wheel of death" - We'll look into this and see if we had any server issues. But thanks for supporting PBS KIDS! - Best, the PBS KIDS team
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- PBS Kids
- 38.8 MB
- Requires iOS 12.1 or later.
- Requires iPadOS 12.1 or later.
- iPod touch
- Requires iOS 12.1 or later.
- Requires macOS 11.0 or later and a Mac with Apple M1 chip or later.
- Apple TV
- Requires tvOS 12.1 or later.
- Age Rating
- 4+, Made for Ages 0–5
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