If you know a kiddo that is obsessed with all things outer space, astronauts, planets and moons — there are plenty of gifts that are perfect for a budding space enthusiast. So let them explore the Milky Way and other solar systems too. Who knows, you may have a future astronaut in your home. From STEM-inspired to cool gear and even bedroom decor, we’ve rounded up the best space-themed gifts in the galaxy.
Glowing Moon Light
This moon light is so cool. It's the perfect room decor and doubles as a soft light night. This moon light makes the 3D effect of the moon's surface based on astronomical data by NASA satellites. It even comes with a remote control that lets you change the moon's colors.
While this looks like a pretty high tech telescope, reviewers say it’s a great option for kids who are serious about checking out the stars and the moon. It comes with step by step directions so you and your kids an explore outer space from your own backyard.
This one is a perfect stocking stuffer for younger kids. This board book helps younger children identify six of the animal constellations from The Great Bear to The Southern Fish. The illustrations are beautiful and you’ll love reading this at bedtime with your kids.
This Space box includes six activities that your space enthusiast will love. From making your own solar system mobile, learning about the constellations by making a streamer, learning how a rocket works by doing a science experiment, and using an Oreo cookie to understand the different phases that the moon, each project is creative and fun.
Grab this puzzle for your preschooler or early elementary aged space fan. With 48 large pieces, this floor puzzle is easy to hold and put together for younger kids. Plus the puzzle is made of natural wood and is durable enough to use over and over again.