Watch PBS Chicago WTTW Online

Watch PBS Chicago WTTW Online


 [fts_facebook type=page id=wttw11 posts=6 title=no title_align=left description=no words=45 show_thumbnail=no popup=yes posts_displayed=page_only hide_comments_popup=no loadmore=button loadmore_btn_maxwidth=300px loadmore_btn_margin=10px]

PBS Chicago WTTW

Chicago, Illinois
United States
  • WTTW 11
  • WTTW Chicago (general)
  • WTTWN National (productions)
Channels Digital: 47 (UHF)
(to move to 25 (UHF))
Virtual: 11 (PSIP)
  • 11.1: 1080i 16:9 WTTW-HD
  • 11.2: 1080i 16:9 PRIME
  • 11.3: 480i 16:9 Cr-Wo
  • 11.4: 480i 16:9 Kids
  • 11.1: PBS/APT
  • 11.2: WTTW Prime
  • 11.3: Create/World
  • 11.4: PBS Kids
Owner Window to the World Communications, Inc.
First air date September 6, 1955 (63 years ago) (1955-09-06)
Call letters’ meaning Window
Sister station(s) WYCC, WFMT
Former callsigns
  • Digital:
  • WTTW-DT (2000s–2009)
Former channel number(s)
  • Analog:
  • 11 (VHF, 1955–2009)
Former affiliations NET (1955–1970)
Transmitter power
  • 300 kW
  • 148 kW (CP)
Height 465 m (1,526 ft)
496 m (1,627 ft) (CP)
Facility ID 10802
Transmitter coordinates 41°52′44.1″N 87°38′10.2″W / 41.878917°N 87.636167°W / 41.878917; -87.636167Coordinates: 41°52′44.1″N 87°38′10.2″W / 41.878917°N 87.636167°W / 41.878917; -87.636167
Licensing authority FCC
Public license information: Profile


Detailed Antenna Reception Information For PBS Chicago WTTW


State Illinois
Country USA
Virtual Channel 11
RF Channel 47
Effective Radiated Power (ERP) 300 kW
Height Above Average Terrain (HAAT) 465m
Latitude 41.87889862060547
Longitude -87.63610076904297
Radiation Center-above Mean Sea Level (RCAMSL) 646m
Callsign WTTW
MHZ 536
Network Affiliation PBS
Contact Street 1 5400 N. St. Louis Ave
Contact City Chicago
Contact State IL
Contact Zip 60625
Contact Phone 773-583-5000
Additional Data FCC Station Information


PBS Chicago WTTW is a TV broadcaster located in Chicago, IL. It’s a local PBS station that provides public programming to the area, including educational and cultural programs, popular TV series, and children’s shows. You can watch the channel online via its video-on-demand collection, updated regularly.

Name: PBS Chicago WTTW
Location: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Genre: PBS
Website: WTTW Public Television Homepage

If you’re interested in a different channel or stream, use the search box at the top of the page.

WTTW Public Television is owned by Window to the World Communications, Inc. It is a member of the PBS network.

Contact the Station

If you’re a public relations rep, you may want to mail some promotional materials to the station or get in touch with a specific member of its team. If you’re a curious viewer, you might be interested in arranging a tour of the station’s facilities. In either case, in addition to the contact info above, here are some more ways to get in touch:
By mail: 5400 N Saint Louis Ave Chicago, IL 60625-4623. Phone: 773-583-5000. Fax: 773-509-5302. Email: [email protected]