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Smithsonian Channel


Smithsonian Channel Online


*Please Note: The Smithsonain Channel does not provide a live stream online, but we’re including it because provides a great selection of full episodes that are high quality and easy to access. The Smithsonian Channel is an outstanding resource for educational television.*

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Watch The Smithsonian Channel Online

The Smithsonian Channel online is the television channel associated with the iconic Smithsonian Museum. The Smithsonian Channel online offers some of the best educational television anywhere in the world. There’s no requirement to provide cable login credentials. Just click on the screen and you’ll get instant, easy access to The Smithsonian Channel online.


Smithsonian Channel
LaunchedSeptember 26, 2007
Owned bySmithsonian Institution
Showtime Networks, Inc.
(CBS Corporation)
Picture format1080i HDTV
(downscaled to letterboxed 480i for the SDTV feed)
SloganIt’s brighter here
CountryUnited States
Broadcast areaUnited States
Latin America
HeadquartersWashington, DC
Sister channel(s)Showtime
The Movie Channel
DirecTVUnited States:
Channel 570 (HD)
Channel 1570 (VOD)
Latin America
Channel 1747 (HD)
Dish NetworkChannel 367 (SD/HD)
Available on most cable systemsChannel slots may vary
Verizon FiOSChannel 634 (HD)
Starhub TV
Channel 415 (HD)
AT&T U-verseChannel 118 (SD)
Channel 1118 (HD)
Streaming media
YouTube TVInternet Protocol television
Hulu Live TVInternet Protocol television
FuboTVInternet Protocol television