TOP 5 Great Puzzles to Solve on Independence Day

TOP 5 Great Puzzles to Solve on Independence Day 3D

How do you celebrate Independence Day? I am sure that is something connected with your family and friends: trip to the lake, BBQ cookout, watching fireworks in the evening. There are many great and heartwarming activities that you can involve yourself into on 4th of July.

We also believe that there always should be a small spot for some intellectual exercises whatever the day or date. That is why we have prepared 5 amazing puzzles that radiate the spirit of the US and the Fourth of July.

1. American Flag Secret Puzzle Box

American Flag Secret Puzzle Box

  • Level (Complexity): Easy (3)
  • Brand: Enchanted World of Puzzles
  • Type: Puzzle Box (Karakuri)
  • Estimated time: 30-60 minutes
  • Size: 5.9×4.4×2.4 in.
  • Packaging: cardboard
  • Materials used: Organic wood

Secret Box with an American flag is a great way to make a gift for someone on the 4th of July. First of all, it is an amazing and practical thing — as with many other secret boxes — you can store something precious inside and no one will be able to access it unless they know the trick of the box.

Secondly, The quality is great, the wood is laser cut and the metallic gold paint on the stars gives them a cool shine and overall great combination with matte wood.

More to that, secret boxes are a trend of 2020! So it will be a great purchase for anyone on Independence Day!

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2. Cast Helix

Hanayama Huzzle Cast Helix Metal Puzzle

  • Level (Complexity): Hard (8)
  • Type: Metal Puzzle
  • Number of components: 3
  • Estimated time: 2-3 hours
  • Size: 2.5×2.5×1.3 in. / 4.3×6.2×6.2 cm
  • Packaging: cardboard box
  • Materials used: Zinc
  • Safety: sharp objects, choking hazard

Cast Helix is an amazing piece by Hanayama. Looks like a star so it is reminiscent of a Star-Spangled Banner for me.

It has the usual second to none quality of Hanayama puzzles and is actually quite hard to solve.

You will definitely spend some time on this one, but the trick of the puzzle is super rewarding and interesting.

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3. American Eagle in a Cage

American Eagle in a Cage Wooden Puzzle

  • Level (Complexity): Complex (7)
  • Type: Wooden Puzzle
  • Estimated time: 1-2 hours
  • Size: Cage is 5.5 cm diameter x 8.8 cm tall
  • Packaging: cardboard box
  • Materials used: Organic wooden pieces
  • Safety: sharp objects, choking hazard

The Eagle is the symbol of American people and of course it cannot be held in a cage. It needs to soar free.

The puzzle will let you fulfil the Eagle’s dream and release the bird from the captivity.

Bear in mind that it will not be easy as the puzzle is quite hard to complete. Nevertheless, the solution and the time invested is 100% worth it since the quality of the puzzle is amazing.

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4. Lincoln Memorial

Lincoln Memorial 3D Jigsaw Puzzle

  • Level (Complexity): Easy (3)
  • Type: 3D Jigsaw Puzzle
  • Number of components: 42
  • Estimated time: 1-2 hours
  • Size when completed: 31.75×25.4×12.7 cm / 12.5×10×5 in
  • Packaging: cardboard
  • Materials used: cardboard
  • Safety: choking hazard

Abraham Lincoln was the Great Emancipator and a preserver of the nation during the Civil War. Lincoln Memorial is an enduring symbol of freedom and hope.

Of course, it is always great to have a small copy of such a legendary building on your shelf, let alone being able to assemble it yourself.

3D Jigsaw Puzzles are very popular nowadays and a much more interesting playtime them usual jigsaw puzzles.

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5. Confederate Army Cipher Disk

Confederate Army Cipher Disk Puzzle

  • Size: 4.4×4.4×0.6 in. / 11.2×11.2×1.5 cm.
  • Packaging: cardboard
  • Materials used: Organic wooden pieces
  • Safety: sharp objects, choking hazard

A replica of a real Confederate Army Cipher Disk. Originally those were made from brass and only 5 disks survived to this day. 2 of which are in the Museum of the Confederacy in Richmond, VA and other 3 are settled within the private collections somewhere.

A real and working cipher, though not exactly a puzzle, it can be used to encrypt messages and use in party games or reenactment events.

The manufacturer can also engrave your name and additional info so make sure to contact us if you need more info on that.

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We hope that these puzzles will make your Independence Day more fun and outgoing. All these puzzles are great gifts and can be assembled or solved by or together with kids.

Our main goal is to create a platform where people around the world will be able to find, share, read, score different puzzles, showcase their collections, and uncover amazing stories about great puzzle engineers.
We truly hope that our deeds will help to further popularize intellectual activities and more and more people will become avid puzzlers!


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