25 best puzzles for people of all ages; from jigaws to crosswords and 3D creations

Puzzles are great for children and adults alike - not only are they fun but they also stimulate the brain

These are 25 of the best puzzles for people of all ages

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For children, they can be a fun way to help them learn important cognative skills. For adults, they help to keep the brain active.

They can also be educational for a person of any age, and they are also highly entertaining.

There’s a wide range of games available; some intended to be played solo and some as part of a team, making them a great way to either enjoy some ‘me’ time or bring your family and friends together.

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There are traditional games that have been enjoyed by people for years, new games inspired by modern culture, and classic games which have been updated for modern day.

In addition, there’s word games, number games, creative games and more.

To help you choose the perfect puzzle for you, we have rounded up 25 of the best below.

There’s something to suit every age, every taste and every budget.

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Ravensburger Big Ben 3D Jigsaw Puzzle

Ravensburger Big Ben 3D Jigsaw Puzzle
4.5/5

Kids (and big kids) aged 8 to 99 will love making their own 3D version of this iconic UK landmark.

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Puzzle Games (Set of 6)

Puzzle Games (Set of 6)
4.5/5

These unique interlocking 3D wooden puzzles have been handcrafted, have varying difficulties and will keep you entertained for hours.

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Rubik's Rubik’s Orbit Puzzle Ball

Rubik's Rubik’s Orbit Puzzle Ball
4/5

Improve your problem-solving abilities and solve all of the six sides of the 360 rings to have a matching colour all the way around with this classic puzzle.

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500 Piece Percy Pig™ Jigsaw

500 Piece Percy Pig™ Jigsaw
4/5

Perfect for Percy Pig fans, this 500 piece puzzle is not only fun but also sustainable as it’s made from trees harvested in a responsible manner.

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Galt Giant Floor Puzzle Alphabet Puzzles

Galt Giant Floor Puzzle Alphabet Puzzles
4/5

This wonderful pack contains four extra large floor puzzles with colourful illustrations which will help children with their development.

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Ghmily Wooden Shape Puzzle

Ghmily Wooden Shape Puzzle
4/5

Inspired by the well-loved children’s book ‘Guess How Much I Love You ‘, little ones will have great fun trying to match up the wooden shapes in this fun puzzle.

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Ravensburger Disney Princess

Ravensburger Disney Princess
4.5/5

In this box, there are three bright and colourful Disney Princesses jigsaw puzzles for that princess fans everywhere aged five plus will love.

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Einstein's Freedom Lock Puzzle

Einstein's Freedom Lock Puzzle
4/5

This is a wooden puzzle lock with an attached metal key; the quesiton is can you solve the puzzle? All problem solvers will love this.

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The World of Jane Austen: A Jigsaw Puzzle

The World of Jane Austen: A Jigsaw Puzzle
5/5

Escape into the world of Jane Austen with this gorgeous 1000-piece puzzle which features a wide range of characters and marvellous houses from the beloved author’s works.

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USA Today Crossword Puzzles 2022 Day-to-Day Calendar

USA Today Crossword Puzzles 2022 Day-to-Day Calendar
4/5

This daily calendar features a new puzzle each day with clues that crossword players at every level will find clever and challenging.

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Mabella Wood Tic Tac Toe

Mabella Wood Tic Tac Toe
4.5/5

This puzzle is much more than that, it’s also a decorative item for your home, but one you can enjoy with your guests again and again.

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Mensa Japanese Puzzle Box

Mensa Japanese Puzzle Box
4/5

This is a traditional decorated Japanese puzzle box which can be used to keep your most prized possessions safe - and it will take 12 intricate steps to open it again.

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Elephant puzzle 150 pieces

Elephant puzzle 150 pieces
4.5/5

With large pieces that are easy for little hands to manoeuvre, this puzzle from Djeco will delight your little ones at playtime.

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Aristotle's Wooden Number Puzzle

Aristotle's Wooden Number Puzzle
4/5

Aristotle’s number puzzle is a brilliant way to use all of your brain cells and test your skills, and it’s suitable for children and adults.

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Personalised Puzzle Book

Personalised Puzzle Book
4.5/5

This book is filled with quizzes, brain teasers and word searches that are ideal for teenagers and adults - and it’s personalised.

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Disney Store Stitch 1000 Piece Puzzle, Lilo and Stitch

Disney Store Stitch 1000 Piece Puzzle, Lilo and Stitch
4/5

The 1,000 piece puzzle, which features lots of adorable Stitch faces, will keep children over 10 entertained for hours.

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Disney Princess 3D Heart Shaped 54pc Puzzle

Disney Princess 3D Heart Shaped 54pc Puzzle
4.5/5

This amazing 3D puzzle shows Disney princesses Cinderella, Belle and Ariel, plus there’s a secret storage compartment ideal for your little ones to store their tiny treasures.

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Disney Collector’s Edition Lion King 1000 Piece Jigsaw Puzzle

Disney Collector’s Edition Lion King 1000 Piece Jigsaw Puzzle
4/5

This puzzle depicts one of the most famous scenes in one of the move beloved Disney films; it’s one all true Disney fans will want to keep forever.

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Smart Games IQ puzzler pro

Smart Games IQ puzzler pro
4.5/5

The supreme puzzle board features 120 multi-level challenges in three different playing modes, featuring 2D and 3D challenges, so it will keep every puzzle lover happy.

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Magic Cube Puzzles 6 Pack

Magic Cube Puzzles 6 Pack
4/5

These six cubed puzzles are the ultimate brain teasers and each one will offer a different challenge to challenge the brain.

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Harry Potter - Diagon Ally Gringotts 3D Jigsaw Puzzle

Harry Potter - Diagon Ally Gringotts 3D Jigsaw Puzzle
4/5

For all fans of Harry Potter, this intricately detailed 3D puzzle of Diagon Alley’s famous Gringotts Bank makes the perfect afternoon activity.

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Puzzle Beach

Puzzle Beach
5/5

This is a fun travel game with five magnetic puzzle pieces and 48 challenges, with varying levels of difficulty from easy to expert.

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Melissa and Doug Magnetic Hide and Seek Activity Board

Melissa and Doug Magnetic Hide and Seek Activity Board
4/5

Little ones will have so much fun discovering each magnetic piece as they pull open the hinged doors on this interactive puzzle, which will be one of their first to enjoy.

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Elena Essex 1000 Piece Jigsaw Puzzles

Elena Essex 1000 Piece Jigsaw Puzzles
4.5/5

Ideal for mindfulness, these unique puzzles are as beautiful as they are colourful.

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Puzzle Book for Adults Mixed

Puzzle Book for Adults Mixed
4.5/5

This variety puzzle book is a perfect all-round book for the ultimate puzzle lover and contains arrowwords, crossword, kriss kross, wordsearch, sudoku and nonogram.

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