Founded in 1961, WETA is the leading public broadcasting station in the nation’s capital and serves our community with educational, cultural, news and public affairs programs and services.
WETA's mission is to produce and broadcast programs of intellectual integrity and cultural merit that recognize viewers' and listeners' intelligence, curiosity and interest in the world around them.
Our connection to Greater Washington goes beyond our television and radio broadcasts to include projects and activities that reflect and serve our distinctive region.
WETA has been serving the Washington, D.C. metropolitan community for more than 50 years.
Ken Burns Partnership
For over 35 years WETA has partnered with America's foremost documentary filmmaker.
Get the scoop on the programs coming to WETA TV, radio and digital each month.
WETA is made strong by a diverse and talented staff. Interested in joining our team? Check out our current job openings.