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WLRN Passport is one of the greatest benefits you receive when you support WLRN Television.

With WLRN Passport, you can stream many of your favorite PBS programs – full seasons of Masterpiece as well as many episodes of NOVA, Nature, American Experience, American Masters, Great Performances, Antiques Roadshow, Independent Lens and more.
You will also gain access to a full library of award winning WLRN Original Productions like Troubled Waters: A Turtle’s Tale, When We Were Shuttle and Never Drop the Ball.

Already A WLRN-TV Member?

To access your activation link for WLRN Passport Then simply visit our to start watching.


FAQ

What is Passport? WLRN Passport is a member benefit that gives eligible supporters extended access to an on-demand library of quality public television programming online. The WLRN Passport library currently offers thousands of episodes to watch, with new PBS programs being added weekly. In addition, WLRN’s award-winning original productions highlight the unique and often untold stories of the Sunshine State and beyond.

How can I sign up for Passport?

Passport is a benefit for members of WLRN Public Television who contribute a minimum of $5 a month as a sustaining donor or who make a one-time gift of $60 per year or more. . Once your gift is processed, you’ll receive an activation key and instructions on setting up your Passport account.

(Note: If you are already an existing member at these donation levels, please contact our Membership Department by email at wlrnpassport@friendsofwlrn.org or by phone at (305) 350-7980 Monday-Friday, 8:30 am to 5:50 pm to activate your Passport benefit.)

  As a WLRN Radio member, am I entitled to WLRN Passport? WLRN Passport is a benefit for WLRN Television members. You must join us as a member of WLRN-TV to receive access to WLRN Passport. To become a WLRN-TV member

I am a member of another PBS station. Am I Entitled to WLRN PASSPORT? WLRN Passport is only available to donating members of WLRN Public Television. What's different about WLRN Passport is that in addition to your favorite PBS programs you will also have access to WLRN’s award-winning original productions and other programs unique to WLRN.

ACTIVATION

I just made my donation but haven’t received my activation key. What should I do? 
Please contact our Membership Department by email at wlrnpassport@friendsofwlrn.org or by phone at (305) 350-7980, Monday-Friday, 8:30 am to 5:30 pm for help in obtaining your activation key.

I’m already a donor of WLRN Public Television at levels required for Passport. How do I find out if I have the benefit?

If you are an existing sustaining donor at $5/month or more or have made a one-time gift of $60 or more this year, it’s possible that our system generated a Passport activation key for you! To check, please visit and enter your email address. If you are an active member, you will be prompted to log in at which point you can set up your account.

I can’t remember my activation key. How do I find it?

Please visit and enter your email address. If you are an active member, you will be prompted to log in. If not, please contact our Membership Department by email at wlrnpassport@friendsofwlrn.org or by phone at (305) 350-7980 Monday-Friday, 8:30 am to 5:30 pm and they’ll be happy to help you get set up.

I know that I am a Passport member but my account cannot be found in the system. What should I do?


Please make sure that the email address you used to activate your account is the same. If you’re still having trouble, please contact our Membership Department by email at wlrnpassport@friendsofwlrn.org or by phone at (305) 350-7980 Monday-Friday, 8:30 am to 5:30 pm and they’ll be happy to help.

PASSPORT PROGRAMS

What kinds of programs can I see with Passport?

The library features episodes from popular PBS programs like American Experience, American Masters, Antiques Roadshow, Nature, NOVA, and Masterpiece. Along with these signature series, the library is full of Public Television’s acclaimed arts, science, history, and lifestyle programs. You'll also find WLRN’s extensive library of original productions telling the vast and varied history of South Florida as well as so much more!

How can I view Passport programs?

Passport programs can be viewed on your computer or number of streaming devices by visiting . If you have a smartphone or tablet, download the PBS app for an even better viewing experience. You can access WLRN Passport programs through Apple TV, Roku, Amazon Fire TV or Amazon Fire Stick.

Why can't I find all of my favorite series or other episodes of my favorite shows?

PBS is not a producer but rather a distributor of programming. Certain programs have limited streaming rights or are only available for broadcast distribution. Additionally, local member stations such as WLRN are individually owned and operated and therefore schedule independently. This includes our ability to acquire programming from sources other than PBS such as American Public Television (APT) and BBC Worldwide.

How can I search for Passport programs only?

Visit and enter a search term, such as “masterpiece” or “nova”. Click on ”Show Filters” and then click on the WLRN Passport Videos link under “Filter by Access.” In addition to Passport videos, you can filter by shows, types or video link.

DEVICE SETUP

How do I set up my Roku, Amazon Fire or Apple TV?

Passport is available on these devices through the PBS channel or PBS app. Before starting, ensure that your account on pbs.org is activated with your Passport key. (You will do this at the time of your contribution to WLRN. See questions above.) Find the PBS channel on your device. You will receive a code to link your device to your account at .

What if I can’t afford Passport. Can I still watch videos?

Yes! WLRN and PBS offer hundreds of wonderful programs online. You can watch them by visiting , which will feature more of the national programs, or , which features more of WLRN’s locally-produced programming.

If you have more questions about specific programs or shows on Passport, or any other questions not answered above, please visit the  or contact our Membership Department by email at wlrnpassport@friendsofwlrn.org or by phone at (305) 350-7980 Monday-Friday, 8:30 am to 5:30 pm and they’ll be happy to help.