New York Times Custom Front Page Puzzle

Celebrate a significant day by turning a front-page story into leisurely fun.

$49.95

Seize the Day

Your favorite history buff is always attempting to put the pieces together. Celebrate their (or your) special day--birthday, anniversary, milestone-- with this puzzle, an interactive memento made from the New York Times front-page story (since 1851) of your choice. Comprised of 500 pieces, the puzzles are printed and assembled in Williston, Vermont.

Made in the USA
Ages
12+
Made from
paperboard
Measurements
19" L x 13.5" W; 500 pieces
Ingredients
Care
Avoid moisture.
Notes
Click here to see date restrictions.

Pages after 1998 are in full color.
Item ID
42300

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This is a made-to-order item. If you order today your item will ship no later than 6/28/2018.

At this time, this item cannot be shipped to P.O. Boxes or to APO/FPO or US Territories. Contact custom@uncommongoods.com with any questions.

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UncommonGoodsNew York Times Custom Front Page Puzzle
 
4.9

(based on 42 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (36)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (6)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (0)

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100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Fun (36)
  • Entertaining (34)
  • Challenging (23)
  • Interactive (18)
  • Educational (16)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Adults (31)
  • Family (27)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Parent (12), Puzzle whiz (7), Child care provider (3), Educator (3)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • Yes (52)

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4.0

Great custom gift

By 

from Bay Area, CA

About Me Parent, Puzzle Whiz

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Challenging
  • Entertaining
  • Fun

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Adults

    Comments about UncommonGoods New York Times Custom Front Page Puzzle:

    My mom loves the puzzle and said it's challenging but not too difficult. It's a little smaller than I had anticipated and there is no piece count.

    • Was this a gift?:
    • Yes
     
    5.0

    Yes, I would definitely buy this product again!

    By 

    from Rosie the shopper Cincinnati Ohio

    About Me Puzzle Whiz

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Challenging
    • Educational
    • Entertaining
    • Fun
    • Interactive

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Adults
      • Family

      Comments about UncommonGoods New York Times Custom Front Page Puzzle:

      This was a birthday gift For my 36-year-old son in law. He always expects something very different and challenging from me as a gift . I was so excited to find this on your website. It was perfect for him. And he loved it!

      • Was this a gift?:
      • Yes
       
      5.0

      Very creative gift for someone who is hard to think of ideas

      By 

      from Milwaukee, WI

      About Me Sister

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Can Withstand Use
      • Challenging
      • Educational
      • Entertaining
      • Fun
      • Interactive

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Adults
        • Family

        Comments about UncommonGoods New York Times Custom Front Page Puzzle:

        It is the perfect gift for someone who basically has everything he needs and/or wants. He also has two young daughters who love puzzles so they can help their dad put it together for some quality family time too!

        • Was this a gift?:
        • Yes
         
        5.0

        I would definitely buy this puzzle again.

        By 

        from North Carolina

        About Me Parent

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Can Withstand Use
        • Challenging
        • Educational
        • Entertaining
        • Fun
        • Interactive

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Adults
          • Family

          Comments about UncommonGoods New York Times Custom Front Page Puzzle:

          This puzzle was the perfect gift for my son's birthday. He loves puzzles and challenges, so this one fit the bill. It was special in that it featured the top stories of the date of his birth. He was crazy about it!

          • Was this a gift?:
          • Yes

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Great Gift!

          By 

          from Miami

          About Me Physician

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Challenging
          • Entertaining
          • Fun
          • Interactive

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Adults

            Comments about UncommonGoods New York Times Custom Front Page Puzzle:

            Framed and on wall. Great conversation piece w guests!

            • Was this a gift?:
            • Yes
             
            4.0

            Love the idea of this, a gift that has not been opened yet

            By 

            from Erie, PA

            About Me Parent, Seeker of unusual gifts

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Entertaining
            • Fun

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Family

              Comments about UncommonGoods New York Times Custom Front Page Puzzle:

              The only possible problem would be if they got the date wrong!

              • Was this a gift?:
              • Yes

              (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              Would recommend this product

              By 

              from South Carolina

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Challenging
              • Educational
              • Fun

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Adults

                Comments about UncommonGoods New York Times Custom Front Page Puzzle:

                Thus product will provide hours of enjoyment.

                • Was this a gift?:
                • Yes

                (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                Great Birthday Gift

                By 

                from Maryland

                Verified Reviewer

                Pros

                • Challenging
                • Entertaining
                • Fascinating to read one's birth date news.
                • Fun

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Adults
                  • Family

                  Comments about UncommonGoods New York Times Custom Front Page Puzzle:

                  Once the puzzle was completed I mounted and framed it for my "puzzle room."

                  • Was this a gift?:
                  • Yes

                  (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  5.0

                  Great a Gift!

                  By 

                  from York, PA

                  About Me Educator, Parent

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Entertaining
                  • Fun
                  • Interactive

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Adults
                    • Family

                    Comments about UncommonGoods New York Times Custom Front Page Puzzle:

                    Great and unique gift idea! You can buy one for each individual in a family. Perfect for a milestone birthday or anniversary gift!

                    • Was this a gift?:
                    • Yes

                    (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    4.0

                    Great buy

                    By 

                    from San Antonio, Tx

                    About Me Child Care Provider

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Can Withstand Use
                    • Challenging
                    • Fun

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Adults
                      • Family

                      Comments about UncommonGoods New York Times Custom Front Page Puzzle:

                      It's a unique gift for the man who has everything.

                      • Was this a gift?:
                      • Yes

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