Curious George

Curious George

For more than 75 years, generations of young children have been charmed by the literary adventures of Curious George. Based on the best-selling Curious George books by Margret and H. A. Rey, the daily series expands George's world to include a host of colorful new characters and original locales, while maintaining the charm of the beloved books. Each half-hour episode includes two animated stories, followed by short live-action pieces showing real kids who are investigating the ideas that George introduces in his stories. The series aims to inspire kids to explore science, math and engineering in the world around them.

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Upcoming Episodes

Curious George Flies A Kite/From Scratch

He finds the wonders and perils of kite flying and uses his inquiry skills to help an accused cat.

Mon, Jun 22 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Tue, Jun 23 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Curious George's Home for Pigeons/Out of Order

He creates a tree on the balcony & gathers packages for a lady who turns out to be a mail carrier.

Tue, Jun 23 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Wed, Jun 24 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Zeros to Donuts/Curious George, Stain Remover

George buys one hundred dozen donuts and uses the Renkins water pump to clean a grape juice spill.

Tue, Jun 23 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Wed, Jun 24 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Buoy Wonder/Roller Monkey

He finds what building materials will make a boat float and learns about momentum while skating.

Wed, Jun 24 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Thu, Jun 25 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Curious George On Time/Curious George's Bunny Hunt

George explores the inside of a big library clock and accidentally lets Bill's pet bunnies escape.

Thu, Jun 25 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Fri, Jun 26 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Curious George Takes A Job/Curious George Takes Another Job - (Part 1 & 2)

George helps Chef Pisghetti cook in a restaurant and washes a skyscraper's windows with Mr. Glass.

Fri, Jun 26 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Sun, Jun 28 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Mon, Jun 29 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Curious George, Door Monkey/Curious George Goes Up the River

George opens packages filled with different balls and roams far away while feeding some ducks.

Fri, Jun 26 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Sun, Jun 28 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Mon, Jun 29 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Curious George and the Invisible Sound/Curious George, A Peeling Monkey

He records animal sounds in the country & unwraps everything except the Professor's present.

Mon, Jun 29 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Tue, Jun 30 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Curious George, Dog Counter/Squirrel for a Day

George brings dogs from a Dog Show to the apartment. Later, he tries to store food in the ground.

Mon, Jun 29 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Tue, Jun 30 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Curious George Discovers The Poles/Curious George Finds His Way

George takes care of Bill's pet tadpoles and he and Hundley get lost and must find their way home.

Tue, Jun 30 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Wed, Jul 1 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Water to Ducks/Animal Magnetism

George tries to keep a puddle from evaporating so the ducks will stay & learns a lot about magnets.

Tue, Jun 30 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Wed, Jul 1 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Doctor Monkey/Curious George The Architect

George uses a stethoscope to hear a mysterious sound and visits a construction site.

Wed, Jul 1 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Thu, Jul 2 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Zoo Night/Charkie Escapes

He gets locked inside the zoo & gets surrounded by animals. Can he keep Charkie from running away?

Thu, Jul 2 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Fri, Jul 3 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Curious George's Rocket Ride/Curious George, Station Master

George delivers food supplies to a space station & tries to keep the trains running smoothly.

Thu, Jul 2 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Fri, Jul 3 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Curious George and the Dam Builders/Curious George's Low High Score

George helps a family of beavers and builds his own mini-golf course so he can practice.

Fri, Jul 3 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Sun, Jul 5 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Mon, Jul 6 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Curious George Sees Stars/Curious George Gets A Trophy

George tries to count all the stars in the sky & tries to keep an ice cream sculpture from melting.

Tue, Jul 7 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Wed, Jul 8 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

George Makes A Stand/Curious George Sees The Light

George sells lemonade to buy a soccer ball and causes problems when he adjusts a traffic light.

Mon, Jul 6 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Tue, Jul 7 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Candy Counter/Curious George, Rescue Monkey

George learns to sort candies by color & shape and spends the day helping the fire department.

Wed, Jul 8 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Thu, Jul 9 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

The Truth About George Burgers/Curious George in the Dark

George must save the day by re-creating a Chef's recipe. A flashlight helps him conquer his fear.

Tue, Jul 7 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Wed, Jul 8 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

The Clean, Perfect Yellow Hat/Bee Is for Bear

Can George fix the hole in the yellow hat in time? No one believes that George has seen a bear.

Wed, Jul 8 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Thu, Jul 9 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Surprise Quints/Muddy Monkey

George keeps Mr. Quint busy while everyone prepares for his party. George refuses to take a bath.

Thu, Jul 9 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Fri, Jul 10 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Curious George Takes A Vacation/Curious George and the One That Got Away

George has fun when he gets stuck in the airport and makes his own fishing pole to catch an eel.

Thu, Jul 9 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Fri, Jul 10 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Ski Monkey/George The Grocer

George leans to ski, snowshoe and sled in a blizzard and works at the grocery store to earn money.

Fri, Jul 10 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Sun, Jul 12 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Mon, Jul 13 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Keep Out Cows/Curious George and the Missing Piece

George tries to stop cows from eating wildflowers and tries to match a bone to the right animal.

Mon, Jul 13 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Tue, Jul 14 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Camping with Hundley/Curious George vs. The Turbo Python 3000

George uses his old-fashioned camping tools during a thunderstorm and tries to ride a rollercoaster.

Mon, Jul 13 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Tue, Jul 14 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Housebound!/Curious George Rides A Bike

George breaks his leg at the museum while exploring a dinosaur skeleton and goes to the hospital.

Tue, Jul 14 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Wed, Jul 15 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

The All-Animal Recycled Band/The Times of Sand

George recruits his friends to play in a band. Later, George builds a sand castle at the beach.

Tue, Jul 14 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Wed, Jul 15 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

The Elephant Upstairs/Being Hundley

George hears a mysterious and loud thumping sound. George wants to be a dog instead of a monkey.

Wed, Jul 15 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Thu, Jul 16 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

George Fixes Betsy's Wagon/Curious George Takes A Drive

George must replace the wheel on a wagon and brings a turtle home and keeps it in the bathtub.

Thu, Jul 16 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Fri, Jul 17 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Unbalanced/Curious George Vs. Winter

George wants to be an acrobat and learns interesting things about freezing and melting.

Fri, Jul 17 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Sun, Jul 19 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Mon, Jul 20 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Ice Station Monkey/The Perfect Carrot

George tries to find Chinstrap penguins in the Antarctic and must stay in a cave during a blizzard.

Tue, Jun 16 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Wed, Jun 17 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

George Meets The Press/Snow Use

George turns on a giant cider press at Renkins' Farm when he tries to get an apple from a squirrel.

Tue, Jun 16 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Wed, Jun 17 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

For The Birds/Curious George-Asaurus

George tries to squirrel-proof the birdhouse when he finds Jumpy Squirrel is stealing bird seeds.

Wed, Jun 17 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Thu, Jun 18 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Mulch Ado About Nothing/What Goes Up

The Renkins teach George the proper way to create compost for the garden after he makes a mess.

Wed, Jun 10 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Thu, Jun 11 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Amazing Maze Race/The Color of Monkey

When a cow eats his map, George has to find creative ways to get through a maze at Renkins Farm.

Mon, Jun 8 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Tue, Jun 9 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

The Man with the Monkey Hands/Whistle Pig Wednesday

The Man with the Yellow Hat has bandaged hands and George makes inventions to help him with tasks.

Tue, Jun 9 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Wed, Jun 10 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

George Digs Worms/Everything Old Is New Again

The countryside catches worm-racing fever when George's prize worm enters a championship race.

Tue, Jun 9 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Wed, Jun 10 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Wheels on the Bus/Seed Trouble

George and the Man get off at the wrong stop and the bus leaves with the Man's portfolio inside!

Wed, Jun 10 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Thu, Jun 11 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Fun Ball Talley/Red Sky at Night, Monkey's Delight

Steve, Betsy and George come up try to guess the number of Super Mega Fun-Balls to win a contest.

Thu, Jun 11 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Fri, Jun 12 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Shipwrecked with Hundley/Chasing Rainbows

George, Hundley and the Man with the Yellow Hat take a sailboat ride and end up on a remote island.

Thu, Jun 11 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Fri, Jun 12 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Gnocchi The Critic/George Cleans Up

Chef Pisghetti is crushed when Gnocchi stops eating his dishes. George gets a monkey-sized vacuum.

Fri, Jun 12 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Mon, Jun 15 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Relax!/The Box and the Hound

Professor Wiseman gets plenty of stress during a picnic with George and the Man with the Yellow Hat.

Thu, Jun 18 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Fri, Jun 19 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Night of the Weiner Dog/Animal Trackers

Hundley has strict demands when he stays in George's room. George takes pictures of wild animals.

Fri, Jun 12 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Mon, Jun 15 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

George Measures Up/Something New Under The Sun

George measures a building with the world's longest noodle and learns about solar electricity.

Mon, Jun 15 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Tue, Jun 16 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Movie House Monkey/Cooking with Monkey

George tries to rescue a beloved bijou theatre from being replaced by a self-cleaning parking lot.

Mon, Jun 15 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Tue, Jun 16 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Personal Trainer/Sprout Outing

George learns about stretching, keeping hydrated and pacing to help Professor Wiseman win a race.

Wed, Jun 17 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Thu, Jun 18 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

The Big Picture/Juicy George

George and Steve paint an empty billboard with a picture to promote a book about endangered birds.

Thu, Jun 18 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Fri, Jun 19 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Girl Meets Monkey/Curious George Ramps It Up

George spends a full day showing Mrs. Renkins' granddaughter Allie what it's like to be a monkey.

Fri, Jun 19 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Mon, Jun 22 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

The Inside Story/A Monkey, A Plan, A Canal

George dreams that he and Gnocchi are chasing the germs that are giving him a cold out of his body.

Fri, Jun 19 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Mon, Jun 22 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Guest Monkey/Charkie Goes to School

George learns there are a lot of special rules at the kindergarten when Allie brings him to school.

Mon, Jun 22 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Tue, Jun 23 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

George and Marco Sound It Out/A Monkey's Duckling

George is so anxious for Dumpling Duck's eggs to hatch that he takes over as chief egg-sitter.

Wed, Jun 24 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Thu, Jun 25 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Downhill Racer/Book Monkey

When George hears about the annual soapbox derby, he enlists Allie to help him make a cool car.

Thu, Jun 25 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Fri, Jun 26 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

George's Super Subway Adventure/Well Done, George

George figures out how to take the subway all the way to the zoo. George finds a broken water pump.

Wed, Jul 1 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Thu, Jul 2 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Trader George/One in a Million Chameleon

Jade the color-changing chameleon escapes after George accidentally leaves her cage door open.

Fri, Jul 3 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Sun, Jul 5 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Mon, Jul 6 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Monkey Size Me/Metal Detective

George fantasizes about a life where everything, cars, cakes and yellow hats, are monkey-sized.

Mon, Jul 6 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Tue, Jul 7 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

George's Home Run/Monkey On Ice

While Marco tries to hit his first Little League home run, George gets to play scorekeeper.

Fri, Jul 10 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Sun, Jul 12 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Mon, Jul 13 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

George-O-Matic/Curious George, Sheep Herder

George can think of nothing better than creating his own dessert dispensing vending machine.

Wed, Jul 15 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Thu, Jul 16 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Go West, Young Monkey/Meet The New Neighbors

George assembles a Western Town for a train set, but he loses a pin that holds it together.

Thu, Jul 16 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Fri, Jul 17 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Follow That Boat/Windmill Monkey

A sudden rainstorm sweeps Steve's model papyrus boat for his history class down the sewer grate!

Fri, Jul 17 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Sun, Jul 19 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Mon, Jul 20 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

School of Dance/Curious George Sounds Off

George creates a footsteps dance step map to help Bill prepare for Allie's dance party.

Mon, Jul 20 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Tue, Jul 21 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

George Buys A Kite/Train of Light

George and Bill are determined to buy the Ultimate Kite on display at Ada & Luke's country store.

Mon, Jul 20 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Tue, Jul 21 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Auctioneer George/Sock Monkey Opera

George learns about bidding when he bids on elephant mittens at the Corn Roast and Attic Auction.

Tue, Jul 21 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Wed, Jul 22 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

George and the Giant Thumb/Shutter Monkey

George and Allie run out of clay while making a ginormous sculpture of Bill's sprained thumb.

Tue, Jul 21 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Wed, Jul 22 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Hamster Cam/The Great Monkey Detective

Steve's pet hamster is on the loose in the city streets with a small video camera tied to his back.

Wed, Jul 22 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Thu, Jul 23 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Wind Symphony/George and Allie's Automated Car Wash

George is an expert at making noise, so Mr. Zoobel asks for his help with a rooftop Wind Symphony.

Wed, Jul 22 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Thu, Jul 23 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Feeling Antsy/Maple Monkey Madness

George spots an army of ants, something the Man with the Yellow Hat warned his messy monkey about.

Thu, Jul 23 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Fri, Jul 24 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Dj George/Curious George Paints The Desert

George accidentally locks himself into the DJ booth at the radio station. George tries to paint.

Thu, Jul 23 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Fri, Jul 24 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Junky Monkey/Jumpy Warms Up

But where others see trash, George sees treasures hidden in alleys, sidewalk, and recycling bins.

Fri, Jul 24 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Sun, Jul 26 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Mon, Jul 27 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

No Knowing Gnocchi/Here Comes The Tide

George follows Gnocchi on her adventures to figure out what causes the cat to leave home and roam.

Fri, Jul 24 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Sun, Jul 26 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Mon, Jul 27 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Monkey Down Under/Bright Lights, Little Monkey

George visit Australia for an outback safari adventure! George searches for a mysterious creature.

Mon, Jul 27 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Tue, Jul 28 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

We Otter Be Friends/Sir George and the Dragon

After an otter swims away with Mr. Quint's boat keys, George is stranded and tries to retrieve them.

Mon, Jul 27 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Tue, Jul 28 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Hundley Jr./Curious George Gets Winded

Hundley is torn between looking after the lobby and caring for his new friend, a long caterpillar.

Tue, Jul 28 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Wed, Jul 29 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Where's The Firedog?/Toot Toot Tootsie Goodbye

George's canine friend Blaze runs away from the firehouse. George and Sam put a tag on her collar.

Wed, Jul 29 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Thu, Jul 30 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Honey of a Monkey/Curious George's Egg Hunt

George and Steve are in a sticky situation when they accidentally eat all of Betsy's honeycomb.

Wed, Jul 29 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Thu, Jul 30 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

George and Allie's Lawn Service/Curious George's Scavenger Hunt

When two baby goats keep escaping from their pen, George and Allie try keep them penned up.

Mon, Jun 1 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Thu, Jul 30 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Fri, Jul 31 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Toy Monkey/George and Allie's Game Plan

George takes his broken toy to a toy factory and finds a room of broken toys and no one to fix them.

Mon, Jun 1 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Fri, Jul 31 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Monkey Hoedown/Curious George Clowns Around

George and the Man with the Yellow Hat visit the Clown College for Pepe El Loco's Big Show.

Mon, Jun 1 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Tue, Jun 2 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Fri, Jul 31 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

George's Backwards Flight Plan/Curious George, Hog Trainer

George and Allie are determined to help Howie the Hog win a blue ribbon at the state fair.

Mon, Jun 1 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Tue, Jun 2 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Thu, Jul 30 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Fri, Jul 31 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Curious George Goes for 100/Fearless George

It's Lake Wannasink Lake's anniversary and George is in charge of the town's 100-year-old flag.

Tue, Jun 2 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Wed, Jun 3 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Tue, Jul 28 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Wed, Jul 29 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Big, Bad Hundley/George's Simple Siphon

Hundley wishes he was taller. George and Marco try to help by giving him stilts and platform shoes.

Tue, Jun 2 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Wed, Jun 3 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Red Planet Monkey/Tortilla Express

George visits Pizza and Einstein's Space Center to help solve a problem with the Mars rover.

Wed, Jun 3 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Thu, Jun 4 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Submonkey/Double-O Monkey Tracks Trouble

George take an undersea adventure in a submarine to retrieve Professor Pizza's birthday present.

Wed, Jun 3 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Thu, Jun 4 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Monkey Goes Batty/Curious George and the Balloon Hound

George must quietly get to the refrigerator in the dark and not wake up the Man in the Yellow Hat.

Thu, Jun 4 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Fri, Jun 5 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

George's Photo Finish/Monkey Mystery Gift

Today is the unveiling of the Ankylosaurus dinosaur skeleton at the Museum, but it's missing a leg!

Thu, Jun 4 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Fri, Jun 5 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Happy Valentine's Day, George!/Oh Deer

George wants to make his friends the best homemade Valentine's Day cards ever.

Fri, Jun 5 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Mon, Jun 8 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Georges Curious Dragon Dance/Bowling for Bobolinks

George and Marco accidentally ruin the nose on a dragon costume before the Chinese New Year parade.

Fri, Jun 5 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Mon, Jun 8 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Curious Georges Amazon Adventure/Monkey Senses

George and the Man with the Yellow Hat make a movie about plants and animals in the rainforest.

Mon, Jun 8 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Tue, Jun 9 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

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