40 Anniversary Gifts for Parents

Our Best 3 Picks

Best

Wedding Vow Keepsake Wall Art

An instant download with a high-res editable wedding vow template.

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Also Great

Shiatsu Foot and Calf Massager with Heat

2 massage modes, 3 speeds, and a 5–30 min DIY timer.

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Good on a Budget

Personalized Chopping Board

Select a design and the position to have the names and date engraved.

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Thoughtful Anniversary Gifts for Parents

Back Massager Chair Pad

Has 4 deep-kneading massage nodes and adjustable vibration intensity.

Buy Now for $99.99 ($99.99 / Count)

Gift Card in a Box

Gift cards have no expiration date — redeem via the Amazon app.

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Extra Large Blanket

It’s 128” (L) x 120” (W), made of 220 gsm flannel, and reversible.

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Nut Collection Gift Basket

7 varieties like honey-roasted peanuts and salted roasted almonds.

Buy Now for $22.99 ($1.44 / Ounce)

Foldable Reclining Chair

2 steel padded zero-gravity chairs with removable headrest pillows.

Buy Now for $205.21 ($102.60 / Count)

Superior Comfort Pillow Set

2 pillows with a 250 thread count cover and a soft down alternative.

Buy Now for $59.99 ($30.00 / Count)

Hamilton Beach Breakfast Sandwich Maker

Customize your sandwich and have it cooked and ready in minutes.

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Organic Extra Virgin Olive Oils

Olives are chopped, crushed, and have the typical aromas of Calabria.

Buy Now for $25.60 ($0.75 / Fl Oz)

Unique Anniversary Gifts for Parents

Matching Skinny Tumblers

Stainless steel with double-wall vacuum tech to maintain temperatures.

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Gourmet Gift Basket

4 lbs of sweet and savory snacks like puff pastries and fruit cookies.

Buy Now for $69.52

The Bucket List: 1000 Big and Small Adventures

Once in a lifetime activities organized country-by-country.

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Matching T-shirts

Made of 100% cotton with no-fade direct to garment or screen printing.

Buy Now for $36.99

Yin and Yang Matching Couples Bracelets

Adjustable cord bracelets with 6 beads inlaid with diamonds.

Buy Now for $6.99

Coupe Champagne Glass

Glasses with rhinestones plus a stainless-steel cake knife and server.

Buy Now for $43.99 ($11.00 / Count)

Matching Wooden Watches

With a durable metal and wood case and Japanese quartz movement.

Buy Now for $79.99

Beverage Gift Basket

A canvas tote bag with 2 mugs, coffee, tea, brownies, and more.

Buy Now for $73.11

Luxury Anniversary Gifts for Parents

Shiatsu Foot and Calf Massager with Heat

2 massage modes, 3 speeds, and a 5–30 min DIY timer.

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The Keurig Coffee Maker

Brew a cup or a carafe using ground coffee and k-cup pods.

Buy Now for $139.99

Matching Couples Bathrobe

Made of 100% cotton with 2 patch pockets and meticulous embroidery.

Buy Now for $81.99

Luxurious Natural Scented Candles

Made of natural soy wax with essential oils and 150 hrs burntime.

Buy Now for $120.00 ($40.00 / Count)

Waterproof Watch Set for Couples

Made of stainless steel with automatic movement (no batteries needed).

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Natural Wicker Picnic Hamper

With stainless steel flatware, ceramic plates, wine glasses, and more.

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Home Theater Sound Bar with Module

With WiFi and Bluetooth connectivity and built-in voice assistants.

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BBQ Grill with Side Burner

With 2 stainless steel burners and 280 square inches of cooking space.

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Personalized Anniversary Gifts for Parents

Personalized Chopping Board

Select a design and the position to have the names and date engraved.

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Wedding Vow Keepsake Wall Art

An instant download with a high-res editable wedding vow template.

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The Map Candle Jar

Made of soy wax, personalize it with names, a date, and location.

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Illustrated Family Portrait

Personalize a chosen photo with preferred colors, positions, and more.

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Reasons Why I Love You Wooden Puzzle

Add a name and 12, 20, 32 or 60 reasons, or choose a ready-made set.

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Matching Hoodie Set

Made of cotton and polyester, add initials and hearts, and more.

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His and Hers Mug Set

They’re made of ceramic — add a name to “His” and “Hers.”

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Cookie Assortments

Enjoy 42 assorted and individually wrapped Japanese cookies.

Buy Now for $98.38 ($1.86 / Ounce)

Useful Anniversary Gifts for Parents

Bedside Pocket Caddy Bed Organizer

Made of double-layer felt with 1 large pocket and 4 small pockets.

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Leak-Proof Travel Mug

It’s stainless steel with double-wall vacuum insulation.

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Bamboo Bed Tray

It's large enough for a 17.3-inch laptop with a mouse or 2+ devices.

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Nonstick Dishwasher Safe Cookware Set

A 12-pc aluminum set with ergonomic heat-resistant handles.

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Self-Heating Coffee Mug

With a long-lasting battery and sensors that maintain the ideal temp.

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Electric Hot Airfryer Oven

With 360° fast air heat circulation and an adjustable temp setting.

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Portable Mini Screen Cleaner

The microfiber cloth doesn’t cause damage and can be used repeatedly.

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Reusable Grocery Bags

Heavy-duty tote bags with reinforced bottoms that maintain the shape.

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Anniversary celebrations are always special because they mark a milestone. And when commemorating the number of years that your parents have been married, you need to get gifts that reflect this momentous accomplishment. It can be daunting to figure out the best gifts. This is why we have curated this gift list to make it easier for you. 

Choosing the best anniversary gifts for parents

Marriage does not guarantee you will be together forever. It takes love, respect, trust, understanding, friendship, and faith in your relationship to make it last.

The author of this quote is unknown, but the sentiments expressed herein are spot on. So when you have a couple — such as your parents — who have battled the odds and continue to be happy together, you must celebrate them. Anniversary gifts for parents take on greater significance when considering the magnitude of what you are celebrating.

So choose gifts that celebrate your parents not as individuals but as a unit because it takes a team effort to make a marriage work. Pick gifts that honor their friendship, such as matching bracelets; consider gifts that reflect their collective achievement, such as then and now picture frames, and gifts that celebrate their enduring love, such as a cozy fleece blanket which they can snuggle under together, and that has details of their love story.

How we identified the best anniversary gifts for parents

We identified that one of the lasting hallmarks of any great marriage is fellowship and that psychologists consistently recommend married couples work at building bonds. A write-up in the peer-reviewed PsychCentral newsletter says: Friendship is one of the characteristics of a happy and lasting marriage alongside the foundation of a healthy marriage. Couples that are friends look forward to spending time together and genuinely like one another. Their activities and interests are enhanced because they have their favorite person to share their life experiences.

We consider that you get to celebrate their anniversary because there are things they have been doing over the years to keep their friendship alive and their marriage working. We selected items that will help them continue strengthening their friendship. So we chose items that’ll enable them to hang out together and spend some quality time with each other, such as a pair of reclining lounge chairs or Mr and Mrs bathrobes that they can wear when lazing around the house and the large wicker hamper that will come in handy when they want to go for a picnic.

Tips for buying the best anniversary gifts for parents

  1. Give them functional gifts
    Items that mom and dad can use as part of their day-to-day activities will be well received. Consider getting them something like the latest coffee maker or a dishwasher-safe cookware set; home entertainment units are also good gifts you can consider.
  2. Consider their health
    Your parents are not getting any younger, and we know you want to have them around for a long time. Give them gift items that encourage them to adopt healthy living, such as a health-pro cold press slow juicer or an air-fryer oven.
  3. Improve their quality of life!
    With age comes the challenge of aches and pains that will not leave. Consider gifts that help them manage their symptoms, such as the heat foot and calf deep massage gadget that helps deal with aches or pains.