Don’t forget Grandpappy or PawPaw this Father’s Day! He may not be packing the kids’ lunches every day, but he likely plays an important role in your family. June 16th is your chance to tell him how much you appreciate all he does and the wisdom he’s passed on to you and his grandchildren. What better way to do that than with a truly thoughtful present?
Whether he’s an avid outdoorsmen or prefers to kick his feet up at home, we’ve rounded up gifts from the classic to the totally unexpected, that, most importantly, won’t break the bank.
Keep scrolling for FIRST‘s picks for the best gifts for grandpa this Father’s Day.
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Best Fathers Day Gifts For Grandpa
Best Practical Father's Day Gift for Grandpas
Where to buy: $24, Uncommon Goods
We've all misplaced our glasses from time to time. This handy owl-shaped holder will make sure Pappy always know where his are. Plus, it will look sweet on his night stand or coffee table.
Fathers Day Gifts Grandpa Best Gifts For Readers
Best Father's Day Gifts for Grandpas Who Love Reading
Where to buy: $13.29 (originally $18.95), Amazon
Inquisitive grandfathers will love astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson's best-seller, Astrophysics for People in a Hurry. Tyson covers complex topics like dark matter and what makes up light in easy-to-understand prose that is as funny as it is informative.
Gifts For Grandpa On Fathers Day Best Fishing Gifts
Best Father's Day Gift for Grandpas Who Love Fishing
Where to buy: $24.99, Amazon
If Grandpa likes to spend the day fishing, this carrying case for rods and reels will make his trips that much easier.
Fathers Day Gifts For Grandpa
Best Father's Day Gift for Grandpas Who Love Puzzles
Where to buy: $16.99, Amazon
This nostalgic "Things I Ate as a Kid" puzzle will remind your grandad of all his favorite treats. He'll be busy for hours poring over 1,000 brightly colored jigsaw pieces.
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Best Father's Day Gift for Grandpas Who Enjoy the Finer Things
Where to buy: $85-$200, Uncommon Goods
If Gramps enjoys his whiskey, why not let him make his own? While the personalized barrel with his name carved on it will make a lovely decoration, distilling the spirits is really the fun part (and drinking them, too). Whiskey ages faster in smaller barrels because more of the liquid is in contact with the oak, so he won't have to wait too long to get to sipping.
Fathers Day Gifts For Grandpa From Toddler
Best Sentimental Father's Day Gift for Grandpa
Where to buy: $10.55, Amazon
Sometimes it's hard for kids to express their feelings, but this fill-in-the-blank book makes it easy for your little ones to write down all the reasons they love Grandpa.
Fathers Day Present For Grandpa
Best Father's Day Gift for Grandpas Who Love Tea
Where to buy: $55, Uncommon Goods
Give your dad or father-in-law the chance to explore ten new teas from around the world this Father's Day. His tastebuds are about to go on an exciting trip.
Fathers Day Gifts For Grandpa From Baby
Best Father's Day Gift From a Baby or Toddler
Where to buy: $9.65, Barnes & Noble
Long-distance grandpas who want their grandkids to know how loved they are even if they are far away, will love this heartfelt gift which comes with 12 empty letters just waiting to be filled.
Good Fathers Day Gifts For Grandpa
Best Father's Day Gift for Outdoorsy Grandpas
Where to buy: $60, Uncommon Goods
If Grandpa is an expert at identifying bird sounds, he'll love his own bird call set. Soon he'll speak robin and be fluent in mallard.
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Best Father's Day Gift for Grandparents Who Want to Be Spoiled
Where to buy: $48, Uncommon Goods
Let Pops relax in style with these warming slippers that will soothe his sore soles. In the summer, when it's unbearably hot, he can pop them in the fridge for a few minutes and slide them on for cooling relief.
Fathers Day Gifts For Grandpa Ideas
Best Father's Day Gift for Funny Grandpas
Where to buy: $19.99-$24.99, Etsy
If Grandpa's an endless talker with a sense of humor, he'll get a kick out of this funny T-shirt.
Fathers Day Gifts For First Time Grandpa
Best Father's Day Gifts for First-Time Grandpas
Where to buy: $10.53, Etsy
The grandfather in your family will remember the joy he felt when he learned about his grandchild each time he sips from this heartfelt mug.
Fathers Day Gifts For Soon To Be Grandpa
Best Father's Day Gift for Soon-to-Be Grandpas
Where to buy: $32.99-$42.99, Etsy
Imagine the joy on your dad's face when you hand him this keychain.