Empowering local voices and diverse views.
Established in 1992, Manhattan Neighborhood Network (MNN) is a media learning, production, and distribution hub that promotes creative expression, independent voices and community engagement.
We operate two state-of-the-art media production and education facilities in Manhattan and run Manhattan's public access TV channels, reaching some 500,000 cable subscribers in the borough.
MNN offers affordable training in video production, editing and broadcasting to Manhattan residents who wish to become Community Producers with MNN.
MNN also produces the cable and digital channel NYXT.nyc, presented in partnership with more than 100 Manhattan community-based organizations, NYXT.nyc shines a spotlight on groups that are working to connect people and build neighborhoods. NYXT.nyc is available on Spectrum 1992, FiOS 38, and online at nyxt.nyc.
In addition, MNN offers MNN-FSTV, a partnership with independent media network Free Speech TV. MNN FSTV is available on Spectrum 1301 and FiOS 39.
Hours of Operation
Main Administration Office
Monday - Friday: 9 am- 5 pm
59th St. Editing & Studio Facilities:
Monday - Friday: 1 pm- 7 pm
MNN El Barrio Firehouse
Tuesday - Friday: 1 pm- 7 pm
Saturday: 11 am- 5 pm
MNN 2021 Holiday Closings
Jan 1, 2021 - New Year’s Day
Jan 18 - MLK, Jr. Day
Feb 15 - Presidents' Day
May 31 - Memorial Day
Jul 5 - Independence Day (Observed)
Sep 6 - Labor Day
Oct 11 - Columbus Day
Nov 25 - Thanksgiving Day
Dec 25 - Christmas Day
Dec 26- 31 - Holiday Closure
Jan 1, 2022 - New Year’s Day
Please note that the MNN El Barrio Firehouse will be closed the Saturday before any holiday that falls on a Monday.