Best Netflix Original Series

With Netflix rolling out more and more exclusive content and binge-worthy series, there's always something new to watch -- but it can be a pain to sit and scroll through all those titles to find the right fit for your family. Whether your kid is into silly cartoons, laugh-out-loud sitcoms, thrilling adventures, or even the occasional reality competition, this list includes the best of the best Netflix original shows that are sure to please viewers of all ages. If you're searching for some great original content to stream at your next family movie night, take a look at our picks for the best Netflix original movies! And for everything else on the platform, check out the best kids' movies and TV shows currently streaming on Netflix.

Ask the Storybots Poster Image
TV

Ask the Storybots

age 3+

Kids' big questions get answered by friendly, funny bots.

Network: Netflix (2016)
See full review
Bookmarks: Celebrating Black Voices Poster Image
TV

Bookmarks: Celebrating Black Voices

age 3+

Virtual book club for preschoolers spotlights Black authors.

Network: Netflix (2020)
See full review
Care Bears & Cousins Poster Image
TV

Care Bears & Cousins

age 3+

Classic fuzzy crew teaches empathy, kindness, friendship.

Network: Netflix (2015)
See full review
Charlie's Colorforms City Poster Image
TV

Charlie's Colorforms City

age 3+

Preschool show teaches skills, celebrates imagination.

Network: Netflix (2019)
See full review
Izzy's Koala World Poster Image
TV

Izzy's Koala World

age 3+

Real life 11-year-old koala rescuer brings the warm fuzzies.

Network: Netflix (2020)
See full review
Justin Time GO! Poster Image
TV

Justin Time GO!

age 3+

Imagination takes Justin and friends to faraway, fun places.

Network: Netflix (2016)
See full review
Mighty Express Poster Image
TV

Mighty Express

age 3+

Kids and trains save the day in fun preschool series.

Network: Netflix (2020)
See full review
Storybots Super Songs Poster Image
TV

Storybots Super Songs

age 3+

Clever music vids feature catchy tunes, cute cartoons.

Network: Netflix (2016)
See full review
Word Party Poster Image
TV

Word Party

age 3+

Cute, fun preschool series puts kids in vocab-teaching role.

Network: Netflix (2016)
See full review
Beat Bugs Poster Image
TV

Beat Bugs

age 4+

Beatles songs + engaging stories = fun family entertainment.

Network: Netflix (2016)
See full review
Beat Bugs: All Together Now Poster Image
TV

Beat Bugs: All Together Now

age 4+

Delightful musical tale teaches about friendship, teamwork.

Network: Netflix (2017)
See full review
Chico Bon Bon: Monkey with a Toolbelt Poster Image
TV

Chico Bon Bon: Monkey with a Toolbelt

age 4+

Teamwork, problem-solving stand out in books-inspired show.

Network: Netflix (2020)
See full review
Chip and Potato Poster Image
TV

Chip and Potato

age 4+

Sweet friendship helps young pup face new experiences.

Network: Netflix (2019)
See full review
Go! Go! Cory Carson Poster Image
TV

Go! Go! Cory Carson

age 4+

Sweet stories, exceptional messages in toy-inspired series.

Network: Netflix (2020)
See full review
Green Eggs and Ham Poster Image
TV

Green Eggs and Ham

age 4+

Charming book-inspired series has cross-generational appeal.

Network: Netflix (2019)
See full review
Julie's Greenroom Poster Image
TV

Julie's Greenroom

age 4+

Delightful series teaches young kids about performance arts.

Network: Netflix (2017)
See full review
Llama Llama Poster Image
TV

Llama Llama

age 4+

Beloved books inspire charming, family-friendly series.

Network: Netflix (2018)
See full review
Motown Magic Poster Image
TV

Motown Magic

age 4+

Thoughtful musical series emphasizes self-confidence.

Network: Netflix (2018)
See full review
Song Exploder Poster Image
TV

Song Exploder

age 14+

Insightful docu about creativity, collaboration, and music.

Network: Netflix (2020)
See full review
Super Monsters Poster Image
TV

Super Monsters

age 4+

Kindly monsters model positive behavior for preschoolers.

Network: Netflix (2017)
See full review