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American Experience

Tue. Aug 2, 9:00 PM
WGBH 2

American Experience

Wed. Aug 3, 2:00 AM
WGBX 44

American Experience

Wed. Aug 3, 5:00 AM
WGBH 2

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ABOUT AMERICAN EXPERIENCE

Television's most-watched history series, American Experience has been hailed as "peerless" (Wall Street Journal), "the most consistently enriching program on television" (Chicago Tribune), and "a beacon of intelligence and purpose" (Houston Chronicle). On air and online, the series brings to life the incredible characters and epic stories that have shaped America's past and present.

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American Experience Showtimes

American Experience Tue. Aug 2 at 9:00 PM WGBH 2
American Experience Wed. Aug 3 at 2:00 AM WGBX 44
American Experience Wed. Aug 3 at 5:00 AM WGBH 2
American Experience Wed. Aug 3 at 12:00 PM WGBX 44
American Experience Thu. Aug 4 at 5:00 AM WGBX 44
American Experience Thu. Aug 4 at 8:00 PM WGBH WORLD
American Experience Fri. Aug 5 at 1:00 AM WGBH WORLD
American Experience Fri. Aug 5 at 3:00 AM WGBX 44
American Experience Fri. Aug 5 at 9:00 AM WGBH WORLD
American Experience Fri. Aug 5 at 3:00 PM WGBH WORLD
American Experience Sat. Aug 6 at 2:00 AM WGBH 2
American Experience Sat. Aug 6 at 4:00 AM WGBX 44
American Experience Sat. Aug 6 at 4:00 PM WGBX 44
American Experience Sat. Aug 6 at 7:00 PM WGBX 44
American Experience Sun. Aug 7 at 4:00 PM WGBH 2
American Experience Mon. Sep 5 at 7:00 PM WGBH WORLD
American Experience Tue. Sep 6 at 12:00 AM WGBH WORLD
American Experience Tue. Sep 6 at 8:00 AM WGBH WORLD
American Experience Tue. Sep 6 at 2:00 PM WGBH WORLD

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