Inspire curiosity and learning with global gifts for kids! We’ve compiled some of the best gifts for young global citizens. From toys to books to hands-on activities, these global gifts will provide hours of fun for kids ages 5 through 8.
Expand their world with these global gifts for kids:
🎁 Travel-inspired subscription boxes
Children will love looking forward to monthly subscription boxes like Atlas Crate from KiwiCo and Little Passports: World Edition. Each box focuses on introducing a new country to your child and includes hands-on activities, souvenirs and interesting facts that highlight each country’s geography, history, culture and cuisine.
🎁 Interactive globe
Talking interactive globes make great gifts for children curious about the world. The Talking Globe from Dr. STEM Toys helps teach children about world capitals, geography, national anthems, languages, climates and more. With over 300 quiz questions, this globe is both educational and lots of fun for your little explorers!
Each week, get an original 30-minute audio story delivered to your inbox to share with your child. Whether you listen together on the drive to school or stream stories before bedtime, these stories are an excellent way to introduce your child to other countries and cultures around the world. Plus, every story includes a parent guide full of discussion topics, recipes and activities to help connect your child with the culture.
Librio offers several personalized children’s books that focus on travel and cultures. Customize the main character’s name and appearance to look just like your little one. My Search-and-Find World Trip takes your child on an adventure to 10 destinations around the world – and it’s available to enjoy in 9 languages! Another Librio personalized book, Be Brave, features children from six countries who offer your child tips on how to be brave at school. Plus, each country is brightly illustrated by an artist from that nation.
Your curious child will love exploring the everyday lives of seven children from seven different countries: Peru, Italy, Russia, Uganda, Iran, India, and Japan. This colorfully illustrated book shows young children how these cultures differ from their own, while also shedding light on similarities between children around the world.
Other holiday gift guides:
- Global Gifts for Babies and Toddlers (Ages 0-4)
- Global Gifts for Tweens (Ages 9-12)
- Global Gifts for Teens (Ages 13-18)