Arthur (season 1)

season of television series

The first season first aired on October 7, 1996,[1] and then ended on November 15, 1996.

Country of originUnited States
No. of episodes30 (full episodes)
Original networkPBS PBS Kids
Original releaseOctober 7 –
November 15, 1996
Season chronology
Next →
Season 2
List of Arthur episodes


Season number First aired Last aired Notes First episode in season Last episode in season
1 October 7, 1996 November 15, 1996[2] Arthur's Eyes and Francine's Bad Hair Day Arthur's First Sleepover and Arthur's New Years Eve


Episode Name First aired Episode description Notes Episode number
Arthur’s Eyes October 7, 1996[3] Francine teases Arthur for getting glasses. This is the first episode of Arthur ever. 1A
Francine’s Bad Hair Day October 7, 1996 Francine doesn’t get the haircut she wanted. 1B
Arthur’s First Sleepover November 15, 1996 Arthur and his friends are too scared to sleepover. 30A
Arthur’s New Years Eve November 15, 1996 Arthur wants to stay up until 12 am. Final episode of Season 1. 30B