Calling all lovers of brain teasers! We’ve put together 10 great puzzles for adults and children alike. Some are tactile, hands-on puzzles while others more traditional book style puzzles. Whatever you’re seeking, you’ll find a great option here.
For those who love a good hands on brain teaser this is a great option. Perfect for kids and adults alike, it’s also easy a fun puzzle to bring along on a road trip or long flight. Challenge others to see who can solve it faster! This company makes several other styles of puzzles with different difficulty levels if this is too advanced.
A modern-day Rubix cube! The image above is what the puzzle looks like when it’s solved but when it first arrives all the colors will be mixed. Your mission is to get it to look like this! A great brain teaser for older kids, this will keep them busy without the temptation to peel off and rearrange the stickers!
An ideal book if you want brain teasers for adults inside you’ll discover 399 puzzles, games and trivia challenges. All you need is the book and a pencil as well as some time and you’re on your way. The puzzles aren’t so complex that you’ll need to spend hours solving them, but they are hard enough to give a challenge.
Just look at this brain teaser for kids you might be left wonder – but how do you solve it? That’s half the challenge! It’s not directly clear how you work or solve this puzzle, but once you do discover you’ll want to challenge all your friends to figure it out for themselves.
Brain Games #1: Lower Your Brain Age in Minutes a Day Brain Games
Frustrated by brain teasers that give no answers? This is the book for you! Brain Games is full of brain teasers with answers. The puzzles get progressively harder throughout the book. The wire binding makes it easy to fold the pages over to work out the puzzles. When you get stuck, or to check your answers flip to the back answer section.
Designed with those ages 8 and up in mind, this book is a great set of brain teasers for kids. It has a variety of word puzzles, number puzzles and visual puzzles filling the pages. The book’s compact size is good for those who worry about space or want something to toss into a bag while on the go.
Have you seen this classic puzzle game before? It’s been making the rounds in puzzle circles for years but like all classics it’s stood the test of time. Will you be able to beat this puzzle?
Logic puzzles fill this book with the same name. The puzzles are arranged in order of difficulty so the book is applicable to people of all levels. If you really get stuck, the answers are in the back of the book. But not only answers there are explanations of how those answers were discovered. If you have someone in your life studying for a standardized test like the SAT or LSAT this might make a great gift to help them prepare.
For lovers of riddles, brain teasers, and puzzles pick up this book. The author has spent a good deal of time curating some of the best he’s found. It’s suitable for children but also adults. Reviewers have also mentioned many of the puzzles are math related vs logic related.
A puzzle in a sphere! This is as much a puzzle as a maze but whatever you want to call it, it is a great time. It also is a fantastic gift for families. Hours can be spent solving this puzzle maze. Time yourself or put together a competition to see who can solve it the fastest. Whoever has the deftest hands will win!