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Smithsonian Channel on Apple TV

Smithsonian Channel comprises TV shows and documentaries based on history, nature, science, mystery, pop culture, aviation, space, etc. This service mainly consists of educational content. This application is free to download. To stream content, you need to get a subscription from the supported TV Provider. Smithsonian Channel is only compatible with Apple TV that runs on tvOS 13.0 or later. On these models, you can easily install the Smithsonian Channel app from the App Store. In addition, you can stream Smithsonian Channel videos on Apple TV using the screen mirroring method.

Smithsonian Channel on Apple TV

How to Install Smithsonian Channel on Apple TV

#1. First, connect the Apple TV to a WiFi network.

#2. Press the Home button on your Apple TV remote.

#3. On the Home Screen, tap the App Store.

Open App Store on Apple TV

#4. Click on the Search icon and type Smithsonian Channel.

Search for Smithsonian Channel

#5. From the suggestions list, select Smithsonian Channel and hit the Get option to download the app on Apple TV.

How to Activate Smithsonian Channel on Apple TV

#1. After installation, launch the Smithsonian Channel app on tvOS.

#2. You will see a code on the TV screen.

#3. Visit the website smithsonianchannel.com/activate from a browser on your PC or smartphone.

Smithsonian Channel activation webpage

#4. Enter the code on the box and click Continue.

#5. Finally, select your TV provider and click Activate. If prompted, sign in using your TV Provider’s account details.

#6. Smithsonian Channel is now activated. Launch the app on your tvOS and stream your favorite TV show.

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Alternate Method to Watch Smithsonian Channel on Apple TV

Smithsonian Channel cannot be installed on older Apple TV models like Apple TV 3rd generation or earlier. Therefore, you need to use the screen mirroring method to stream Smithsonian Channel on those models.

Before going into the steps, make sure to update the iPhone (iOS 11.2 or later) or iPad (iPadOS 11.2 or later).

#1. Connect your iPhone/iPad and Apple TV to the same Wi-Fi network.

#2. Download the Smithsonian Channel app from the App Store.

Smithsonian Channel

#3. Launch the Smithsonian Channel app after installation and sign in to your account.

#4. Navigate to the Control Center on your iOS device and tap Screen Mirroring.

Tap Screen mirroring on iPhone

#5. From the available devices, select your Apple TV.

#6. Now, the iPhone screen will be displayed on your Apple TV.

#7. Open the Smithsonian Channel app and play any documentary to watch it on your TV.

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Frequently Asked Questions

1. Is Smithsonian Channel free?

Smithsonian Channel is free with your TV provider subscription.

2. How to watch Smithsonian Channel without a TV provider?

You can subscribe to the streaming services like fuboTV, YouTube TV, and Hulu to watch Smithsonian Channel on tvOS.

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