Finding Your Roots

Finding Your Roots

This series journeys deep into the ancestry of a group of remarkable individuals and provides new understanding of personal identity and American history. Presented and written by Professor Henry Louis Gates Jr.

Recent Episodes

Decoding Our Past | Wednesday, March 1 at 3:00 PM ET / Wednesday, March 1 at 2:00 PM CT

Family Reunions | Saturday, March 4 at 3:30 AM ET / Saturday, March 4 at 2:30 AM CT

The Stories We Tell | Wednesday, March 8 at 3:00 PM ET / Wednesday, March 8 at 2:00 PM CT

The Irish Factor | Wednesday, March 22 at 3:00 PM ET / Wednesday, March 22 at 2:00 PM CT

Show all past Finding Your Roots episodes.

Upcoming Schedule

In Search of Freedom

56:46 | #303 | TV-PG | First Aired: January 19, 2016

  • KET2: Wednesday, March 29 at 3:00 PM ET / Wednesday, March 29 at 2:00 PM CT

Tragedy + Time = Comedy

56:46 | #304 | TV-PG | First Aired: January 26, 2016

  • KET2: Wednesday, April 5 at 3:00 PM ET / Wednesday, April 5 at 2:00 PM CT

Visionaries

56:46 | #305 | TV-PG | First Aired: February 2, 2016

  • KET2: Wednesday, April 12 at 3:00 PM ET / Wednesday, April 12 at 2:00 PM CT

War Stories

56:46 | #306 | TV-PG | First Aired: February 9, 2016

  • KET2: Wednesday, April 19 at 3:00 PM ET / Wednesday, April 19 at 2:00 PM CT

Family Reunions

56:46 | #307 | TV-PG | First Aired: February 16, 2016

  • KET2: Wednesday, April 26 at 3:00 PM ET / Wednesday, April 26 at 2:00 PM CT

The Pioneers

56:46 | #308 | TV-PG | First Aired: February 23, 2016

  • KET2: Wednesday, May 3 at 3:00 PM ET / Wednesday, May 3 at 2:00 PM CT

The Long Way Home

56:46 | #309 | TV-PG | First Aired: March 1, 2016

  • KET2: Wednesday, May 10 at 3:00 PM ET / Wednesday, May 10 at 2:00 PM CT

Maps of Stars

56:46 | #310 | TV-PG | First Aired: March 9, 2016

  • KET2: Wednesday, May 17 at 3:00 PM ET / Wednesday, May 17 at 2:00 PM CT