Hidden Object Picture Puzzles

Find the hidden objects in these pictures

Family playing games on computer
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How observant are you? Improve your observation skills while having fun with these free online hidden object puzzles, or HOGS. Printable hidden picture puzzles are also available for the classroom or for those who prefer solving these puzzles on paper. Can you find all the objects hidden in the picture?

Holiday Hidden Pictures, Mazes and Dot-to-Dots

These easy puzzles for children all have themes pertaining to various holidays or seasons. Some of these games can be played online while others must be printed for solving on paper.

Online Hidden Picture Games

Hidden Picture Puzzles
A large number of themed hidden picture puzzles can be found here courtesy of HighlightsKids.com. Choose one of three difficulty levels to play online.

Hidden Object Games
PuzzleGames.org offers over 30 clever hidden picture games to play online. Puzzle themes include the art gallery, the museum, and the antique shop as well as Cinderella, Toy Story, Scooby Doo and other cartoon favorites.

Play Hidden Object Games
This site claims to have the biggest collection of hidden object games on the net. They may very well be right! Dozens of hidden picture puzzles and spot the difference games of varying difficulty levels can be found here. Enjoy!

Hidden Object Puzzles
Here, you'll find online hidden object games ranging from very easy to hard as well as a large collection of vintage hidden object puzzle cards from days of yore.

Mom's Puzzle Games - Hidden Object
Amuse yourself with these easy hidden object games to play on your computer.

Top Hidden Object Games
Hidden object games have become one of the most popular genres of Internet games. These games tend to be very similar, so if you play them often you risk getting getting them confused with one another. Surf on over to the About GuideSite for Internet games for the lowdown on some of the best that HOGs have to offer.

Printable Hidden Picture Puzzles

Hidden Picture Books To Print
Over a dozen printable hidden picture books are on offer here. These five-page books, in Adobe PDF format, cater to children of primary school age. If you need to download and install the free Adobe Acrobat reader, click here.

Color By Numbers
These mosaic-style color-by-number puzzles are a good way for children to practice number recognition. Color the numbered geometric shapes in the indicated color to reveal the hidden picture.

Hidden Picture Books for Children

I SPY Puzzle Books
Here's a delightful gift idea for young puzzlers. In this series of children's books, author Jean Marzollo's riddles provide clues to objects hidden in stunning photographs by Walter Wick. Popular themes include animals, Santa Claus, Halloween and more.

The Everything Kids' Hidden Pictures Book
Sharpen your searching skills and see if you can find the objects hidden in these picture puzzles. Grab a pencil and start exploring these creatively mastered puzzles! Reading level: Ages 9-12. Paperback: 135 pages. ISBN: 9781593371289

If you enjoyed these puzzles, check out Puzzles for Kids for more children's puzzles.