Wondering what gifts to get for the dinosaur enthusiast in your life? We’ve got you covered with our dinosaur holiday gift guide! Here are some gift ideas for the dino lover in your life.*
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|Dinosaur Movies and Books|
|Dinosaur Clothes and Costumes|
|Dinosaur Bedding and Blankets|
|Dinosaur Accessories and Decorations|
|More Dinosaur Options|
Dinosaur Movies and Books
For even more dinosaur shows to watch, check out our list: “29 Dinosaur Movies, Documentaries, and TV Shows to Enjoy With Friends”!
A gorgeous The Folio Society edition of The Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs, with beautiful art from Davide Bonadonna. In addition to the amazing illustrations, there are some wonderful maps. Plus, you can read the surprising history of the dinosaurs.
A beautifully illustrated Folio Society edition of the book that inspired a generation of paleontologists.
Another stunning illustrated Folio Society edition with images that bring the dinosaurs in Michael Crichton’s story to life.
All about the days, the years, the centuries, and the million years after the impact that made the dinosaurs go extinct.
A showcases of 20 paleoartists and their work on dinosaurs and other prehistoric animals. Includes information about the animals and their lives, by Darren Naish.
For the creative types in your life, you can gift them a copy of Keep Your Dinosaurs Here. It’s our fun creative journal with 100 prompts to get you writing, sketching, and learning about dinosaurs. We’ve gotten great reviews from adults and kids.
A comic book about dinosaurs finding meaning, together.
“The most comprehensive book about the Jurassic Park trilogy to date, Jurassic Park: The Ultimate Visual History begins with an in-depth account of the making of Spielberg’s original film, including rare and never-before-seen imagery and exclusive interviews with key creatives.”
“Through rare and never-before-seen imagery and exclusive interviews with key creatives, this deluxe volume explores the entire creative process, from the films’ stunning dinosaur designs to the epic location shoots and the creation of the films’ incredible visual effects.”
“How science and art can meet to produce compelling, interesting takes on ancient worlds”
Dinosaur Clothes and Costumes
Yes, we have our own merchandise (and yes we did have to include it in our dinosaur holiday gift guide)! Check out our store for Allosaurus, Parasaurolophus, Gorgosaurus, and Spinosaurus t-shirts, hoodies, notebooks, magnets, phone cases, and more.
These slippers look incredibly warm and comfortable. Reviews say they keep your ankles warm, the inside is soft, and they’re easy to wash.
Onesies aren’t just for kids. This dinosaur onesie for adults is the best gift for someone who wants to be comfortable while having fun.
Another fun option for dancing, and for recreating Jurassic World scenes as a Velociraptor.
Dinosaur Bedding and Blankets
Have fun with this Jeff Goldblum mermaid pillow. “…your scientists were so preoccupied with whether or not they could, they didn’t stop to think if they should.”
Snuggle with this cozy, comfortable dinosaur pillow.
A cute weighted dinosaur pillow to help with anxiety.
More arts and crafts for the dinosaur enthusiast in your family. They can color in a dinosaur scene on this soft pillowcase.
A comfy, cozy, glow-in-the-dark dinosaur blanket. Perfect for cuddling while watching all those Jurassic Park movies.
A soft dinosaur comforter and bedding set. Comes in Queen and Twin bed sizes.
Dinosaur Accessories and Decorations
A sterling silver dinosaur necklace, featuring a dinosaur and its child.
A very handy (and cute sauropod) gift for people who like to watch videos or play games, and prop their phones up on their beds or desks.
Give the gift of plants and greenery, with this dinosaur ceramic planter that can hold succulents, cactus, or even flowers.
Make your room magical with dinosaurs lighting up your walls.
A T. rex night light officially meant for kids, but we think adults would also appreciate this holiday gift.
Spice up your breakfast (or dinner) with these adorable, and tasty, mini dinosaur waffles.
Use the jaws of this cast iron T. rex to open your bottles. For sodas, beers, and more, though apparently it’s more decorative than functional.
This 6-inch long zinc-alloy raptor claw fits in your hand, so you can pretend to be a raptor while opening up a bottle.
This novelty gift can provide comfort in the form of hot drinks. Bonus that the Brachiosaurus neck makes for a great handle (we’ve seen mugs that are harder to hold).
Another great dinosaur mug. This one changes colors when holding hot liquid.
Try to dodge all the natural disasters and be the last dino standing.
For fans of dinosaurs and the game Monopoly, get the best of both worlds with this board game.
Play chess with Tyrannosaurus rex, Spinosaurus, Dilophosaurus, Velociraptor, Brachiosaurus, and Pteranodon.
Dig out your own rocks, and learn about dinosaurs with 8 immersive VR experiences.
Build your own T. rex, Brontosaurus, Spinosaurus, Triceratops, Stegosaurus, and Parasaurolophus.
An inflatable T. rex pool tube runner, to relax in.
For anxiety and stress relief.
Build and pose Tyrannosaurus rex, Triceratops and Pteranodon, and put them on their own display stands. A 910-piece set great for those 16+.
Set up some fun Jurassic World scenes with 447 LEGO pieces. Includes the egg spinner ride, Owen Grady minifig, and Triceratops. A great dinosaur holiday gift guide idea for adults and kids alike.
With this cool holiday gift of a 174 LEGO piece set, you can build a T. rex, Triceratops, and Pterodactyl.
Excavate 15 prehistoric fossils, including dinosaurs.
A feathered T. rex toy from Dino Dana.
Take apart and move around these three dinosaurs: Velociraptor, T. rex, and Triceratops. Great for kids ages 3 to 8.
Play with baby Triceratops, Pteranodon and Brachiosaurus figures.
Play with Bumpy from Jurassic World: Camp Cretaceous. This Ankylosaurus can move its head, roar, and swing its tail.
Such a spiky, yet soft, Ankylosaurus stuffed animal, ready to cuddle with adults and kids as a holiday gift.
Kids can chase their own dinosaurs in this Jeep Wrangler.
The chunky animals toddler puzzles are early learning resources, toddler sorting toys and educational toys for 2 year olds which are designed to stimulate learning.
Learn with paleontologist Nizar Ibrahim about herbivorous and carnivorous dinosaurs.
More Dinosaur Options
And last but not least, here’s a list of paleoartists who have shops, mostly on Etsy, so you can find all kinds of cool holiday gifts.
Hope you enjoyed our dinosaur holiday gift guide!