National Geographic or Nat Geo TV is an American television channel with a lot of interesting shows. Having the headquarters in the New York, this channel airs worldwide. It has a sister channel called the Nat Geo Wild, hosting shows relating to animals. Another sister channel from National Geographic is Nat Geo Mundo. Most of the shows on National Geographic include shows relating to science, culture, and nature. National Geographic is available on all streaming devices, including Roku as well. You can install the National Geographic app from the Channel Store on Roku.

National Geographic on Roku

National Geographic on Roku

The National Geographic brings to you a lot of shows with content relating to facts relating to nature, culture, and science. National Geographic is not only informative but also interesting. Follow these steps to add National Geographic on Roku.

National Geographic

Make sure the below things are ready before proceeding further:

  1. A Roku TV or Roku device connected to a TV
  2. Roku account
  3. Remote or mobile app
  4. Wi-Fi connection

1. Press the Home button on your remote and go to the Home Screen.

2. On the side bar of your screen, navigate to the Streaming Channels section.

Streaming Channels

3. Choose the Search Channels option on your screen.

Search Channels

4. Search for the Nat Geo TV channel.

5. Press the OK button to see the channel overview.

6. Select the Buy option to get National Geographic on your device.

Now, you can watch National Geographic on your Roku device. But before that, you need to activate it.

How to Activate National Geographic on Roku?

It isn’t hard to activate the National Geographic channel on Roku. Let’s discuss more the same.

1. Launch the National Geographic channel on your Roku device to get an activation code.

2. Visit on a web browser on your computer or mobile.

3. Enter the activation code from your TV on the browser.

Activate National Geographic on Roku

4.  Select your TV provider from the options.

5. Finally, Sign In with your TV provider.

With this, you have succesfully activated your National geographic .

NatGeo from Other Service Providers

Do you know that some of the service providers have National Geographic streaming in it? Most of them have free trials and attractive subscription plans. Let’s discuss them in detail:


AT&T TV is one of the best choices as a media streaming network. It has not just one but more than 5 plans with National Geographic streaming on all. Some of them are:

AT&T TV - Provider
  • Entertainment: A $59.99 per month plan of 65+ channels.
  • Choice: A $64.99 per month plan of 90+ channels.
  • Xtra: A $74.99 per month plan of 120+ channels.
  • Ultimate: A $79.99 per month plan of 130+channels.
  • Premier: A $129.99 per month plan of 140+ channels


You might have heard of fuboTV as the best streaming platform for sports. You have many other interesting and informative channels on fuboTV. Some plans on fuboTV are.

fuboTV - National Geographic on Roku

1 Family: A $64.99 plan of 114 channels.

2 Family Plan with Showtime: This is same as the family plan but with Showtime and costs $ 74.99 per month.

3 Ultra: A $84.99 per month plan of 196 channels (with Showtime)

Sling TV

The Sling TV has many Live channels in different subscription packages like:

  • The Sling Orange: A $30 per month plan of 32 channels.
  • The Sling Blue: A $30 per month plan of 47 channels.
  • Sling Orange + Sling Blue: A $45 per month plan of 53 channels.
  • Add-ons: The Sling has different ad-on packages with a group of similar channels in it.

However, you get to watch National Geographic on the Sling Blue subscription plan.

Related: How to Cancel Sling TV Subscription?

Hulu + Live TV

Hulu + Live TV is yet another package of Live TV channels. Let’s look into more subscription plans.

  • The Hulu Basic: A $5.99 ad-based subscription.
  • Hulu (No Ads): Hulu (No Ads): A $11.99 per month free of ads subscription.
  • The Hulu Basic + Live TV: A $64.99 per month with Live TV channels.
  • Hulu (No Ads) + Live TV: A $70.99 per month with Live TV channels.
  • Add-ons: Hulu also brings you premium add-on packages.

Watch National geographic on all packages with Live TV channels.

Related: How to Cancel Hulu Subscription?

Wrapping Up

Some of the famous shows on the National Geographic Channel include Air Crash Investigation, American Genius, American Gypsies, America’s Lost Treasures, Megastructures, and Brain Games. There are lot more mind-blowing shows on the National Geographic for you to enjoy. All of the shows are totally entertaining and informative. With, National Geographic on Roku, get to watch these brilliant shows.