Many people love to do jigsaw puzzles online. Puzzles are great for a quick break from work, and history puzzles are great tools for homeschool activities. We have a variety of free online puzzles for you to do - all relating to American history. Jigsaw puzzle pictures from famous paintings and historical documents made into interactive history jigsaw puzzles.
With these online jigsaw puzzles, you can change the number of puzzle pieces and even the shape! Make your custom jigsaw puzzle and solve it - you can even try to beat other players times.
Do you have a photograph that you have taken of a historical or patriotic place or object? Would you like to see it turned in to an online jigsaw puzzle and added to this page? Use the form at the bottom of the page to send me your photos. I'll make them into a puzzle and post for everybody to enjoy and comment on!
This is the famous painting by John Trumbull, titled "Declaration of Independence". This painting was featured in the HBO series John Adams - according to that series, former President Adams was none too pleased with the painting. He said it was a work of fiction.
The portrait of Ben Franklin below was painted by David Martin. It is one of the most beautiful founding father portraits that I've ever seen. I love the rich colors!
This is a copy of the original Declaration of Independence text, with all 56 signatures. Challenge yourself by customizing this puzzle using the most pieces!
This is a copy of the Emancipation Proclamation. This one features such beautiful graphics that I thought it would make a fun jigsaw puzzle.
This painting by Jean Leon Gerome Ferris is another favorite of mine. This one is titled "Writing the Declaration of Independence". It shows Benjamin Franklin, Thomas Jefferson and John Adams as they work on writing the historic document.
Abraham Lincoln portrait by George Peter Alexander Healy. I love this painting, again for its rich colors and beautifully painted portrait of one of my favorite Presidents, and one of my favorite Lincoln quotes.
This puzzle would be a good resource for home schooling parents, or parents of any child. The map of the original 13 colonies of the United States.
Another great puzzle to use as a teaching resource. Your kids can learn the names, shapes and locations of the states as they play this online puzzle.
If you like American history puzzles, you should visit our Jigsaw Puzzle Store. We have a large selection of jigsaw puzzles for sale!
Submit your American history related photos here (size 400x300 work best). I will make them into an online jigsaw puzzle for everybody to enjoy. Your puzzle will be posted on this website for all of our visitors to play.