Father’s Day Gifts for Grandpa Fit for the Patriarch of the Fam

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You might be on the hunt right now for the best Father's Day gifts for your dad or stepdad, but we're here to tell you not to forget about the patriarch of the fam! That's right, you should be searching for the best Father's Day gifts for Grandpa, too. The legend deserves it, after all. Figuring out what gift to give feels trickier each year, and since it's certainly not the first time your grandfather has experienced this special holiday, it makes the gift-giving pursuit only feel harder.

So, what are the best Father's Day gifts for Grandpa? What could we want this time around? What could he need? What could you get him that’s different from previous presents? Our team of expert gift finders came together to gather the best gifts for the old (but young-at-heart) man. We even asked around to see what real grandfathers would like to receive on this special day. While some like the idea of Father’s Day activities with the whole fam, while others like the idea of receiving items related to their current hobbies.

“The important thing for me is health and to enjoy family," said one of our favorite Grandpa sources, David McClelland. "If I had to choose an item, it would be related to transportation, such as car accessories, because I’m looking for a new car." Whether it’s equipment for your car or a gift that they can appreciate with their grandkids, this list truly has something for your grandfather to love. Read on below for the best Father's Day gifts for Grandpa!

The New York Times Custom Front Page Puzzle

Grandpa could sit for hours with his nose in a puzzle. Surprise him with a custom option that features the front page of The New York Times from any significant day in history (pick his birthday, wedding anniversary, or date of a memorable milestone).

With 500 pieces, this one may take a while for him to get through, but once it’s complete, he’ll be eager to give it a thorough read.

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Funny Retirement T-Shirt

Gift the legend a hilarious t-shirt this Father's Day, and watch as he cackles with glee opening it. This quirky shirt will definitely become his go-to when the whole crew gets together, and just think about how cute it'll be watching him lounge around wearing it.

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Wild Bird Feeder

If your grandpa likes to sit on his porch and watch his birds, gift him this pretty bird feeder. It comes fully assembled and ready to hang, and it can hold 2.15 pounds of bird food.

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Eyeglasses Holder

Now your grandfather will never have to ask where he’s left his glasses again. If he has a pair of eyeglasses (or a few), he'll have a designated home for them with these hand-carved wooden figures that can be displayed on either a desk, nightstand, or coffee table.

Handmade in India with sustainable Sheeshman wood, each figure is carved to represent a face, and the glasses sit atop the bridge of the nose. You can even personalize this Father's Day gift for Grandpa with a name at the base.

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The Watch Deck

The best Father's Day gift you could get your grandpa who loves his watches is a quality display case, of course. This watch deck is designed to show off his collection with a specialized organizer paired with a tray drawer.

The drawer can also hold other objects such as a wallet, coins, pocket knife etc. Depending on the size of his watch collection, a few decks could be purchased together to create a grand display. It can even be placed on a coffee table or side table as a unique centerpiece.

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We Games Sudoku Puzzle Board

For the one who loves a good quality board game, this one’s for him. While sudoku puzzle games are commonly found in newspapers or in puzzle books, this one, in particular, is created with wood and built to last for a long time.

The game comes with 90 puzzles to solve. Any sudoku puzzle can be played right on the board, and all of the pieces can be stored underneath it in two pull-out drawers when it’s not in use.

This Father's Day gift for Grandpa also makes for a fun, rainy day activity with the grandkids or an option for family game night. Time to get practicing!

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Pickleball Set

Does your grandpa love hitting the courts with his friends? You can't go wrong getting him one of the best pickleball sets for Father's Day.

This set comes with lightweight paddles designed to deliver power and strength, with less noise thanks to the honeycomb cells in the polypropylene core. The paddles also allow for longer play with less stress on the elbow and shoulder. The edges are protected from ground hits, and the premium comfort grip prevents slippage.

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Letters to My Grandchild

Looking for a Father's Day gift idea for a sentimental grandpa? Give the gift of memories, where grandpa can write letters to his grandchildren that can be opened now or down the line when they’ve grown up to be adults.

Each letter also comes with its own prompt to give heartfelt ideas when writing to a grandchild. Two letters are left open, so you can write about your own personal message too.

There are 12 letters in the set and includes stickers to seal and send in the mail.

What’s special about this gift, in particular, is that it becomes a gift for the grandchildren too when they finally get to read their letters.

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Indoor Hydroponic Garden

Instead of committing to a full garden, an indoor growing system will do the same job without putting the hassle of the outdoors on Grandpa. This was named the best self-watering planter by our writers thanks to its ability to easily grow herbs and vegetables inside.

"It's pretty much a gardener in box form in that it truly does all the work for the human," wrote contributor Natalli Amato.

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Kindle E-Reader

Our editors dubbed this reader the best Amazon Kindle for people on a budget. Give Grandpa the Father's Day gift of endless books with it.

This is "the standard Kindle is best for bookworms on a tight budget or for gifting to a parent or grandparent who could use a simple e-reader with a moderate storage capacity," wrote our editors.

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Robot Vacuum Cleaner

Make tidying up the house much easier for Grandpa by giving the gift of a robotic vacuum. With automatic charging and remote control, he won't have to bend down to plug in or untangle cords. It’s also lightweight, making it easy for him to pick up and empty any debris into the trash.

As a bonus, the vacuum also has a system in place to prevent it from getting stuck or falling down the stairs. Best of all, cleaning schedules can be set so he won't need to be home while the vacuum does its job.

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Compact Car Trunk Organizer

This perfect car accessory can be used in more ways than one. The car trunk organizer is designed with pockets as well as full and half-size compartments to store groceries or any other shopping bags. This way, nothing is rolling around and breaking in the back of the car while Grandpa is driving.

Although it’s mainly a car accessory (as McClelland advised us to include), it would also work great as an organizer in a closet space or pantry. Its size and adaptability make it a great organizational gift.

When it’s not in use, it can easily be folded up and tucked away until it’s needed again.

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Tribute Vintage AM/FM Bluetooth Radio

Perhaps the best Father's Day gift for your Grandpa is something he can reminisce with. Whether Grandpa enjoys humming along to the oldies or is happier hearing 21st-century tunes, this versatile AM/FM radio, and Bluetooth speaker combo lets him listen to whatever his heart desires.

Its ’50s-inspired analog dial will seamlessly blend in with his home’s retro vibe, while its uncomplicated Bluetooth connectivity is a modern sensibility that makes it easy to stream all of his favorite songs.

More: 60 Best Father’s Day Gifts and Ideas for Every Type of Dad

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The Grandfather Hoodie

Remember how we said joke shirts were a grandpa's love language? Well, that goes for hoodies, too. This one takes the iconic logo from The Godfather movies and makes it cuddlier! Common side effects of this hoodie include bad Marlon Brando impressions and randomly quoting Michael Corleone.

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Garden Kneeler and Seat

This Father’s Day gift for Grandpa serves two purposes in one — it can serve as both a set and a kneeling pad, keeping Gramps comfortable all day in his garden. It also comes with compartments on the side to hold things like gardening gloves and gardening tools.

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Men's Microsuede Moccasin Slipper

These comfortable slippers have a foam sole and memory foam that provides a cooling effect. They come in three different colors — brown, tan, cognac, and black — and can be worn both indoors and outdoors.

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Barbecue Rubs

For the reigning King of the Grill who’s always looking to kick up the flavor, these five delicious rubs — Cajun, Caribbean, Mexican, Southwest, and Memphis BBQ — are the perfect Father’s Day gift. Just sprinkle on meat or vegetables until coated, grill, and enjoy! Summer’s looking tastier and tastier…

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Bocce Set

Whether he’s Italian or just enjoys a well-placed Goodfellas reference, this is a Father’s Day gift for grandpa that lets him embrace his inner paesan. The set comes with eight colored balls plus the pallino (target ball) and a sturdy canvas carrying case, which can be monogrammed.

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Camping Chair

Whether he needs to take a break while fishing or a cozy spot to tailgate or watch a Little League game, this foldable camping chair is the perfect Father’s Day gift for grandpas who know the importance of having a nice sit from time to time.

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Custom Lake Art Cribbage Board

Pops and his pals will enjoy gathering around this custom cherry wood board for a competitive game of cribbage. They’ll move their markers around a laser-etched map of a meaningful lake (there are more than 4,000 to choose from), featuring topographical rings that show the shifting depths of the water, and details on the major roads and cities in the surrounding area.

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Smart Digital Picture Frame

From birthdays to baby pics, the Nixplay will display all of Grandpa’s most cherished photos on a clear 10.1-inch screen. He can upload photos directly, or you can download the app, too, and upload directly from your phone.

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Family Tree Chart

Grandpa will love filling out this family tree — the template comes complete with room for six generations, and you can personalize it, too. Note that a frame does not come with the print.

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Grandpa’s Story Journal

Grandpa’s always telling stories, so now’s the time to get him to write them down! This journal includes prompts as well as space to write freely about his childhood, work and family life, character and values, hypothetical questions, and words of wisdom. The linen cover is a handsome addition to any bookshelf.

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Grandkid Star Map

His grandkids are his sun, moon, and stars, so this personalized starmap, which shows exactly what the sky looked like on the night they were born (or any special date) is the perfect Father’s Day gift for Grandpa. And, because it can be customized — number of “skies,” color, font, and message — it will suit any taste!

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Long-Distance Friendship Lamp

If Grandpa is far in distance but close at heart, these genius, Wi-Fi-connected light-up lamps will help bridge the gap between you two. Turn yours on with the touch of your hand, and Grandpa’s will begin to glow. It’s a fun way to let your loved ones know that you're thinking of them!

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